Photographer

Guy Kendall

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Creation Date

9-1933

Sex of the horse

Mare

Stable/ Owner

Frank P. Fox

Stable/Owner Location

Lewiston, Maine

Driver Name

Frank P. Fox

Race

2.20 Class Trot and Pace

Description

Black and white photo of bay mare Dreamlight, owner/driver Frank P. Fox up in the 2.20 Class Trot and Pace at the Cumberland Farmers' Club Agricultural Fair races, September 1933. The annual harness races in 1933 were dedicated to Frank P. Fox, dubbed "the Grand Old Man of Turf," who was identified in his March 10, 1935 New York Times obituary, as the oldest harness racer in the United States. Fox drove his first race at age 14 in a high-wheel sulky. Fox drove for more than 65 years.

Keywords

Standardbred horses, American Standardbred racehorses, Maine harness racing, Maine horse racing, Sulky racing, Trotting races, New England harness racing, Agricultural Fair races, 1933b album

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