Breeding at King Ranch Stepped Up This Season: Owners of Far-Flung Texas Tract Mate Fifty-One Mares, Daily Racing Form, 1943-05-12


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Breeding at King Ranch Stepped Up This Season SeasonOwners Owners of FarFlung Texas Tract Mate FiftyOne Mares MaresFORT FORT WORTH Texas May 12 Here is a special note for timid thoroughbred breeders who contemplate reductions in their breeding schedule Texas vast King Ranch one of the nations greatest breed ¬ ing establishments and which is perhaps more famous for its production of blooded cattle than thoroughbred horses looks for ¬ ward with optimism and the thoroughbred breeding schedule has been increased in ¬ stead of reduced reducedAdvices Advices recently received here from Rob ¬ ert J Kleberg Jr president of the King Ranch stated that fiftyone brood mares will be bred this year and the mares of some of the finest blood lines in the world will be divided among Bold Venture strapping son of St Germans and a Ken ¬ tucky Derby winner Brazado a son of On Watch Kippy and the golden coated son of Equipoise Equestrian out of the Man o War mare Frilette FriletteKleberg Kleberg is keenly interested as are many other breeders in the offspring of Equestrian who was cut out to be a good race horse but went amiss early and was retired to stud He has already sired a winner and more are expected He has been given a good opportunity at the King Ranch to write his name in the breeding annals along with that of his distinguished sire the Chocolate Soldier

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