4 Women Have Won Derby: Mrs. Dodge Sloane Seeks to Duplicate Feat of Mrs. Hertz, Whitney, Durnell and Hoots., Daily Racing Form, 1934-05-05


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4 WOMEN HAVE WON DERBY Mrs Dodge Sloane Seeks to Dupli ¬ cate Feat of Mrs Hertz Whit ¬ ney Durnell and Hoots LOUISVILLE Ky May 4 If either Cav ¬ alcade or Time Clock succeeds tomorrow Mrs Isabel Dodge Sloane New York owner who arrives today in her private car Pio ¬ neer will gain the distinction of being the fifth woman to own a Kentucky Derby win ¬ ner Mrs Lasca Durnell wife of Charles E Durnell internationallyknown turfman was the first woman to own a winner Elwood at 15 to 1 scoring in 1904 Mrs R M Hoots Black Gold in 1924 Mrs John D Hertz with Reigh Count in 1928 and Mrs Payne Whit ¬ ney who three years later captured the coveted prize with Twenty Grand share the honor honorBlack Black Gold Reigh Count and Twenty Grand were favorites and unless there is an unexpected shift to some other candi ¬ date Mrs Sloanes entry almost entirely on the strength of Cavalcades superlative per ¬ formances at Havre de Grace will attract most of the play

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