TITLE

THE RACE TRACK: A Plate for the Dancer

AUTHOR(S)
Minor, Audax
PUB. DATE
June 1964
SOURCE
New Yorker;6/27/1964, Vol. 40 Issue 19, p78
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Northern Dancer as he won the horse racing Queen's Plate. He came out of the stall gate less nimbly than he had in any previous race and he was surrounded by other runners. He was lengths behind the leaders and going around the first turn he got completely boxed in. There was a roar from the stand as Northern dancer began to move up and a louder one when he took the lead three furlongs from home and kept on going.
ACCESSION #
23313162

 

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