Bridges of Australia Unable to Stay for Kentucky Derby, Daily Racing Form, 1950-05-06


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Bridges of Australia Unable To Stay for Kentucky Derby FORT WORTH, Texas, May 5. — Jack Bridges, press attache for the Australian Legation in Washington, D. C, and who has been on a tour of duty in the British Isles for the - past two years, was here visiting an old friend, Bud Burmester. Bridges, who is en route to Australia from London by air, was very unhappy that his schedule failed to provide for time to witness the Kentucky Derby. "Ill be aloft midway between Suva and Sydney about the time Bill Corum is pinning the roses on the winner," said Bridges, who1 Has many friends in the1 United States.

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