Title

Caruso

Photographer

Guy Kendall

Preview

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Creation Date

9-22-1927

Sex of the horse

Gelding

Sire

William

Dam

Unknown

Stable/ Owner

Cone & Groves

Stable/Owner Location

Calais, Maine

Driver Name

Pierce Chappelle

Race

Free for All

Description

Black and white photo of black gelding, Caruso wearing number three in the Free for All race at Franklin Park, Farmington, Maine. Caruso, driven by a young Pierce Chappelle, took the race in three straight heats at the Franklin County Agricultural Society Cattle Show and Fair on Sept. 22, 1927 setting a track record time of 2.09 1/2. Chappelle and Caruso went on to win a $1000 purse in Brockton, Massachusetts on Oct. 8, 1927 (Lewiston Daily Sun, Oct. 8, 1927)

Keywords

Standardbred horses, American Standardbred racehorses, Maine harness racing, Maine horse racing, Sulky racing, Trotting races, 1927b album

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