El Dorado

Minor, Audax
May 1960
New Yorker;5/21/1960, Vol. 36 Issue 14, p119
The article focuses on the issues involving horse racing in New York City. The author elaborates the selling of the horse Bally Ache to the buyer named Joseph L. Arnold. The deal did not settle on a lower price and sold horse was considered as the highest-price in the world. The author also comments on the resignation of Jimmy Kilroe as director of racing for the New York Racing Association.


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