Pink Coats Best Son, Pinkola., Daily Racing Form, 1908-09-02


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PINK COATS BEST SON PINKOLA PINKOLAWhen When racing was an important part of the yoarlv Ibicagir list of dlvtTsious it occurred from time U time that some horse became a great favorite with Chicago racegoers and in a measure regarded as ii Chicago hofMi Such wiiv McCliesiioy Dick Welles i Dd Robert Wnddrll Another great Chicago favor ¬ ite was tbo Auioricau Derby winner oE 1SOS PIIIK Coat It was hpif that his best racos WITO ran and I he Washington Iark crowds of hi time yould have felt a meetiug there quito iiicompliti if the hand HDJp boree was not secn iii uctiun It seems quite probable that of all thp American Derby winners Pink Coat is to lie recognized as the most miccesssful as a sire Besides other rvvlnncrs to his credit it seems that his son Piukola is almost if not quite his equal as a race horse horseHere Here is a young horse that has been but twice unplaced in thirtytour races and thoo races were as a rule lu competition with none but recognized good nurses Of his eleven wlnrtnjr raeesas a twoyoar old jhis ilrsfc nine wert purses won at r rrt Tric Latonia affd New Orleans It was not until as lat as Nofcml rHtliathe Assayed u stake RICO This WrtSin the T03t Handicap at City Park in Which ho simply ran away from tht redoubtable Jack Atkiiu JHs next and last race of tlie year was alo n KtaRc nice the Inaugural Handicap at the Now Orleans Fair Grounds Tills llu also won with Kcalor Lens Jacobite and other good oilcs behind him Tliis year besides purses Plnkotn ittts Won the Latonia Derby and Decomtioil Huildicop at Latonia and the Midsummer Stakes and Empire City Handicap at xoiikoris He was tliird in the Canadian Derbv to Liuvrence P Daley and Dennis Stafford His great ¬ est triumph was carrying off first money in the li 000 Empire City Handicap a highclass perform ¬ ance Unlike his sire he is a remarkable mud runner Pink Coat could run fairly well In heavy going and won the American Dcrbjr over a slow track but he was at his best over fast hard going Unluckily goingUnluckily Pinkola has no stake engagements at fcheepshond Bay but he has probably been nominated to several at Gravosend and Behnont Park and may reap additional distinction before eastern racing closes for this year To date his record Is as fol ¬ lows lowsPinkola Pinkola ch K 1005 by Pink Coat Wyola WonlJO Year Age Sts 1st 2d 3d Unp Won lJO 2 ir 11 22 0 S GSV 1008 3 10 11 24 2 23030

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