Photographer

Guy Kendall

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Creation Date

10-9-1936

Sex of the horse

Gelding

Sire

Dillon Axworthy

Dam

Dixie Direct by Napoleon Direct

Stable/ Owner

Vergie Carson

Stable/Owner Location

Lewis, New York

Driver Name

Towne

Race

Handicap Pace

Description

Sepia tone photograph of bay gelding, Direct Dillon, agent Charles Towne up for the Handicap Race, Friday, October 9, 1936 at the Fryeburg County Fair races, Fryeburg, Maine. Direct Dillon was owned and trained by Vergie Carson, one of New England Harness Racing's first female drivers who contracted typhoid at the Rutland Fair in Vermont and succumbed to the illness on October 3, 1936.

Keywords

Standardbred horses, American Standardbred racehorses, New England harness racing, Maine harness racing, horse racing, Sulky racing, Trotting races, 1936e album

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