Sire of Hindoo a Plow Horse, Daily Racing Form, 1917-02-16


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SIRE OF HINDOO A PLOW HORSE. Virgil, son of Vandal ami grandson of Gleueae, was not Unfamiliar With a double shovel plow thirty Odd years ago. before lie was finally put in the stud to get the immortal HindOO, he. the sire of the celebrated Hanover, and tin- founder of the strongest line of Ami rhan thoroughbreds the roan-tTJ saw before Commandos time. And Vilgil was an amiable and efficient plow horse. He could, in fact, perform any domestic task, not above tiie weight of a 1,100-pownd horse, considerably belter than could any other farm horse of his day in Kentucky.

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