THE RACE TRACK: Blues for a Dark Lady

Minor, Audax
August 1968
New Yorker;8/17/1968, Vol. 44 Issue 26, p85
The article presents updates relating to horse racing as of August 1968. The horse named Dark Mirage will appear in the Gazelle Handicap in Aqueduct, California on August 31, 1968. The Spa had its National Steeplechase Day. F. Eugene Dixon is the president of the National Steeplechase and Hunt Association.


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