Warming Up

Minor, Audax
April 1961
New Yorker;4/29/1961, Vol. 37 Issue 11, p96
The article offers news briefs on issues related to horse racing in New York. Globemaster colt of horse owner Leonard Sasso won in the Wood Memorial Stakes at Aqueduct. Bal Musette horse of owner Max Hirsch has contracted a kidney ailment. It says that $5,134,636 was earned by Aqueduct from its 57,109 fans.


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