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Big daddy of dogdom
E. M. Swift
September 04, 1978
Winner of 36 of 42 races in one year and a record $128,397 in purses, a wondrous greyhound named Downing is retiring to become the sport's only syndicated stud
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September 04, 1978

Big Daddy Of Dogdom

Winner of 36 of 42 races in one year and a record $128,397 in purses, a wondrous greyhound named Downing is retiring to become the sport's only syndicated stud

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Downing complies tolerantly. His regal manner, after all, is directly descended from the Egypt of the Pharaohs, who used greyhounds to hunt gazelles. Now that's panache.

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