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Old 09-14-2023, 01:13 PM   #1
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Lexington, the horse in the 1850's

I stumbled on this one from the Kentucky PBS station. Hadn't ever heard about this horse.
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Old 09-14-2023, 01:41 PM   #2
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Thanks Steve.

On Saturday mornings on HRRN Kurt Becker relates stories about old-time horses, very well done and sometimes fascinating.
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Old 10-04-2023, 12:50 AM   #3
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There's a novel about him and his groom, title is simply "Horse", author is Geraldine Brooks. Gets into his progeny in closing chapters, including Preakness. It's a novel but it appears to be well researched and pretty close to the facts of what happened.
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