September 16, 1968 | William Barry Furlong
To anyone who
owned a 2-year-old that didn't already pull a wagon for a living, the Futurity
at Arlington Park last Saturday had to look like the greatest race in the
world—and winning it was beside the point. One...
July 04, 1966 | Whitney Tower
Back in the brilliant form he showed before an injury to a hoof put him out of the Triple Crown races, Buckpasser smashed the world mile record by three-fifths of a second in the Arlington Classic
September 06, 1965 | Whitney Tower
Our agent in Saratoga Springs is doing his Kentucky Derby shopping early. His selection until further notice is Buckpasser, a colt of impressive size and family, who murdered them in the Hopeful Stakes
September 16, 1963 | Whitney Tower
Nothing perks up an indifferent racing season, especially in the unpredictable 2-year-old division, as much as the sudden emergence of a colt who bowls over his contemporaries with the verve and dash of a potential...
September 02, 1963 | Whitney Tower
Some fair youngsters turned out for the Hopeful but better ones are waiting to make their debut