Exterminator Noted Substitute, Daily Racing Form, 1956-05-05


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Exterminator Noted Substitute SubstituteCHURCHILL CHURCHILL DOWNS Louisville Ky May 4 A stable companion for Sun Briar and work horse for whom the late W S Kilmer paid 12000 and shipped to Louis ¬ ville contending that trainer Henry Mc ¬ Daniel purchased a lemon made history in the 1918 Kentucky Derby McDaniel de ¬ cided to start the work horse in the big race and his charge lay back of the pace on the muddy track until reaching the stretch then turned it on and galloped to victory at almost 30 to 1 The work horse the great Exterminator who won no less than 50 of his 100 starts and became one of the most beloved thoroughbreds ever to peek through a bridle distances and track conditions never making any difference to the chestnut gelded son of imported Mcf Gee

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Local Identifier: drf1956050501_37_3
Library of Congress Record: https://lccn.loc.gov/unk82075800