Document type

Race Program

Park

Union Park

Date of Race

8-23-1938

Park Location

Acton, Maine

Event Type

Fair

Race

Shapleigh-Acton Fair

Identifier

MS_1465_b003_1938b_doc_01935

Level of Description

Item

Extent of the Unit of Description

4 pages

Abstract

The Official Race Program for the Tuesday, August 23, 1938 Shapleigh-Acton Fair at Union Park, Acton, Maine. The program includes the names of members of the Union Park Trotting Association, Inc. and Race Officials. The program also includes display ads and information about pari-mutuel racing and the rules of the Daily Double. The program also includes photographer Guy Kendall's handwritten notes about changes in the race line ups and race finishes.

Comments

SHAPLEIGH - ACTON FAIR
Union Park, Acton, Me.
Tuesday, August 23, 1938
Official Race Program

Union Park Trotting Association, Inc.
W. R. Wilson, Pres.
Ralph Sanborn, V. Pres.
Herman Allen, Treas.
Fred Young, Sec.
J. Melvin Wescott, Chair. of Entertainment

Race Officials
JUDGE: John Kingsley
STARTER: L. D. Sheldon
TIMER: Frank Boston
DIRECTOR OF MUTUELS: John H. Gilbody

Pari-Mutuel Betting operated under supervision of Maine Racing Commission, Miles Mank, Chairman

FIRST, FOURTH AND SEVENTH RACES
2.24 CLASS PACING

1 Winnie Hal blk m, Haddock, Black-White

2 McKlyo Direct (scratch) Phalen, Blue-White

Lu Hal Brown (write-in)

3 Frank E b g, Gilman, Tan-Green

4 Calumet Ennis, Gerow, Blue-Green

5 Hollyrood Bergen, Gendron, Black-Blue

6 Sun Queen, Fitzgerald (scratch), Lamb (write-in), Black-Brown

7 Philbob - Trask, Kebrich, Black

8 Kash Buster, Morgan, Yellow-Green

9 Hal C, Hazen, Black-Red

SECOND, FIFTH AND EIGHTH RACES
PACING

1 Junior Bars, Steele, Maroon

2 His Eminence, Morgan, Yellow-Green

3 Chieftan, Rowe, Red-Gold

4 Golden Hedgewood, Browne, Brown-Red

5 Signal Rule, Haddock, Black-White

6 Harvest High, Hall, Tan-Red

7 Sandy F, Day, Blue-Yellow

8 Countess Grattan (scratch) Rodney, Black-Red

THIRD, SIXTH AND NINTH RACES
TROTTING

1 Gem, Rowe, Brown-Gold

2 Lottery, Phalen, Blue-White

3 MacHarvester, Hanaffn, Black-Green

4 Margaret, Harvester, Morgan, Yellow-Green, Lohmes (write-in), ENTRY

5 Harry Dillon, Haddock, Black-White, ENTRY

6 Scotch Mist, Steele, Maroon

7 Rugged Volo, Kebrich, Black

Keywords

Standardbred horses, American Standardbred racehorses, New England harness racing, Maine harness racing, horse racing, Sulky racing, Trotting races

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Aug 23rd, 12:00 AM

Shapleigh-Acton Fair, Tues. Aug. 23, 1938

Acton, Maine

The Official Race Program for the Tuesday, August 23, 1938 Shapleigh-Acton Fair at Union Park, Acton, Maine. The program includes the names of members of the Union Park Trotting Association, Inc. and Race Officials. The program also includes display ads and information about pari-mutuel racing and the rules of the Daily Double. The program also includes photographer Guy Kendall's handwritten notes about changes in the race line ups and race finishes.

 

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