Rey Del Caredes Or Americus., Daily Racing Form, 1908-06-13


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REY DEL CAREDES OR AMERICUS Hithard Crokers Americanbred horse Americns was well known in this country as Key dpi Caredes Lucky Baldwin bred him He was foaled in 1812 and is by Emperor of Norfolk sou of Norfolk by Lexington his dam Clara D by Glenelg out of The Nun by Lexington He was imix rted into England in 185 and as a fiveyearold won the Kiddles lown Plate at Kpsom and the Southdown Plate t Brighton In 18 he won the Charlw xxl Handle p at Cat wick and in the following year the Et m Handicap at Windsor He ran several times nsnccessfully afterward Hey afterwardHey del Caredes raced notably in this country be ¬ fore be crossed the ocean Chicago racing folk well remember the big bright bay carrying the black with red maltose cross here In two seasons Key del Caredes won races as l elow Year Age Sts 1st 2d od Uup Won Won18H 18H 2 S 2 0 4 7030 1895 t 3 22 10 G 4 2 9000 Totals 2 31 13 8 4 C 16690 16690Hey Hey del Caredes best remembered races here were his seconds to Lissak In the 20000 Worlds Fair Stakes at Washington Park and to Frank K In the special race at Hawthorne in which ho split the winner and Leo Lake In 185 Hey del Caredes did most of his racing east winning the Flying and Atlantic Stakes and the Culver and Brookwood Handicaps Key del Curedes was perhaps the last of the realiy great Hying iubrtd products of Santa Anita

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