Gross Value of 1943 Derby To Be 3,750 If Twelve Go, Daily Racing Form, 1943-05-01


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Gross Value of 1943 Derby To Be 83750 if Twelve Go GoLOUISVILLE LOUISVILLE Ky April 30 If all of the twelve threeyearolds named over ¬ night for the Kentucky Derby actually take part in it the race will have a gross value of 83750 and will be worth 61735 net to the winner Last year the stake had a gross value of 86250 and the win ¬ ners share of the purse was 64225 mak ¬ ing the 1942 classic the richest in its his ¬ tory This year will be the second richest running A gold trophy also k always is presented the owner of the winner winnerOther Other awards out of tomorrows purse which Churchill Downs has endowed with 75000 in added money are 8000 to the second horse 3000 to the third and 1000 to the fourth Trainers of the first three horses to finish receive 3000 2000 and 1000 respectively and breeders of the first three get 2000 1000 and 500 500The The gross value of the stake and the net value to the winner will be decreased by 500 for each horse that is withdrawn

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