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Author Topic: FAVORITE HARNESS HORSE AND WHY  (Read 1574 times)
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« on: January 16, 2013, 09:12:51 PM »

Name the horse and why?
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« Reply #1 on: January 16, 2013, 09:20:20 PM »

I would say Nihilator from years gone by and currently, its Golden "Shower" Receiver.

No particular reason why.
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« Reply #2 on: January 16, 2013, 09:26:28 PM »

DEACON BLACK, THEN RIFFRAFF. both at saratogo in the day. deacon black from albert grass , brattleborough vt-- still got winners circle pics with them. and riffraff, horse of the year at saratogo, years past-- my favs
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« Reply #3 on: January 16, 2013, 09:29:34 PM »

Muscle Hill, solely bc best horse I've seen in person regardless of breed, would say zenyatta 2nd only horse I've traveled to watch, handful of other horses who are totally insignificant and doubt anyone would recognize
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« Reply #4 on: January 16, 2013, 09:31:54 PM »

Division Street. Made my 1st $1,000 win play at Roosevelt and he jogged. My friends called him Easy Street. beer
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« Reply #5 on: January 16, 2013, 09:33:34 PM »

MR DALRAE,,,,,,,,RERMINDS ME OF THE GLORY DAYS ,,,,AT SPORTMENS
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« Reply #6 on: January 16, 2013, 09:39:31 PM »

MR DALRAE,,,,,,,,RERMINDS ME OF THE GLORY DAYS ,,,,AT SPORTMENS
i always wanted to ask that question dal-- good job
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« Reply #7 on: January 16, 2013, 09:44:13 PM »

THE LAST ONE I BET TO WIN THAT GOT ACROSS THE FINISH LINE FIRST !!!
ALWAYS !!!
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« Reply #8 on: January 16, 2013, 09:45:57 PM »

SALZ,,,I HAVE PLENTY OF WINNERS CIRCLE PIX OF HIM,,,,,,,,A YOUNG DAVE MAGEE AND A SKINNY ME
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« Reply #9 on: January 16, 2013, 10:15:15 PM »

DEACON BLACK, THEN RIFFRAFF. both at saratogo in the day. deacon black from albert grass , brattleborough vt-- still got winners circle pics with them. and riffraff, horse of the year at saratogo, years past-- my favs
Riffraff--Howard Parker Sr.
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« Reply #10 on: January 16, 2013, 10:18:42 PM »

Mafi, Elvis T, Rival Guy A, 3 of my favorites. I owned them and they gave all that they had every time.
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« Reply #11 on: January 16, 2013, 10:26:14 PM »

I owned a cheaper horse by the name of Brylan Wonder who won the amatuer driving championship 3 times with Brad Rathbone in the bike !
Probably won another 30 races and was a beautiful animal !!!
When I retired him, He was given to a female outrider who promised to take good care for him !!!
He was found dead 2 months later !!
I'll never forgive that woman !!!
 RIP Brylan !
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« Reply #12 on: January 16, 2013, 10:28:41 PM »

The Cookie and Mo guy and Sean Campbell killed Elvis T and I hope they burn for it.
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« Reply #13 on: January 16, 2013, 11:00:18 PM »

The Cookie and Mo guy and Sean Campbell killed Elvis T and I hope they burn for it.

Mr. Karamia was killed in the fire at Capital Hill Farm. Do you know if it was an insurance job or just a terrible horror ?
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« Reply #14 on: January 16, 2013, 11:30:45 PM »

Mr. Karamia was killed in the fire at Capital Hill Farm. Do you know if it was an insurance job or just a terrible horror ?
Not a insurance job~~~ trotter
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« Reply #15 on: January 16, 2013, 11:47:56 PM »

Not a insurance job~~~ trotter

I am glad to hear that. It was a tragedy either way but I didn't want to hear it was done on purpose. I never knew, thanks.
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« Reply #16 on: January 17, 2013, 09:30:32 AM »

Mr. Karamia was killed in the fire at Capital Hill Farm. Do you know if it was an insurance job or just a terrible horror ?
I knew the kid that died in that fire. They called him Monster, he was a really nice kid. Maybe 18 years old.
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« Reply #17 on: January 17, 2013, 09:55:36 AM »

Not sure of my favorite but Somebeachsomewhere was the last champion i saw that i truly believed was not a chem horse and his progeny are proving that theory it appears. One of the best, wish he raced another year.
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« Reply #18 on: January 17, 2013, 10:16:44 AM »


Ideal Du Gazeau  thumbs up
 
If you saw him race, there is no explanation needed.
If you didnt, check You Tube abd you'll have your answer
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« Reply #19 on: January 17, 2013, 10:18:41 AM »

I have 2 because I made huge scores on them: Chantilly Gem & Blue Mustang. thumbs up
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« Reply #20 on: January 17, 2013, 10:24:55 AM »

Pretty Direct was a dead game mare, even with "Ole Insko" driving. Often beat the boys and dominated the girls in Chicago. And Hothead, I remember taking the bus from backstretch to paddock at Hawthorn one of the nights he was running and I was just looking down the stretch as we made the turn and look out here was Mike Borys going across the front of the bus and JUST missed getting clobbered on Hothead. It was crazy. He won that night I think nw of 2 or3. Just another great horse with an infamous race with Forrest Skipper, never forget it!
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« Reply #21 on: January 17, 2013, 10:44:20 AM »

all time favorite was
PIPECREEK SUSIE   reminds me of my HS years driving to the Wood

loved
ANNIECROMBIE  horse had monster heart & would never stop pacing

&  a few more
JATE LOBELL  was at Maywood for his first start

CLANCY N  loved how Gil Levine used to sing a Clancy jig during the race

BLACK ARMBRO N  loved his late close

Guess tht was more then 1 dunno
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« Reply #22 on: January 17, 2013, 10:46:42 AM »


Kilbuck Mary and Extra Bonus

Two of my favorite trotters.....

Loved the great Dream Of Glory when Soehnlen finally got off. Silk Stockings was impossible not to love
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« Reply #23 on: January 17, 2013, 10:57:15 AM »

Any time capsule photo laughing guy laughing guy laughing guy
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« Reply #24 on: January 17, 2013, 11:01:43 AM »

all time favorite was
PIPECREEK SUSIE   reminds me of my HS years driving to the Wood

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ANNIECROMBIE  horse had monster heart & would never stop pacing

&  a few more
JATE LOBELL  was at Maywood for his first start

CLANCY N  loved how Gil Levine used to sing a Clancy jig during the race

BLACK ARMBRO N  loved his late close

Guess tht was more then 1 dunno


Purple,,,,here's that Jate Lobell first start at Maywood. I guess we had an idea he was going to be something special.


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GcOLCb5g61k
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« Reply #25 on: January 17, 2013, 11:03:53 AM »

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vBxY0pqyP74


Anniecrombie beats the boys at Hawthorne
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« Reply #26 on: January 17, 2013, 11:13:11 AM »

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vBxY0pqyP74


Anniecrombie beats the boys at Hawthorne



who said walter Case could not drive the mile track?

Nice field including Incredible Finale

& of course,,, Randy Jacobs no room...think he cost me the per  laughing guy laughing guy laughing guy laughing guy
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« Reply #27 on: January 17, 2013, 11:22:31 AM »



who said walter Case could not drive the mile track?


see if you can locate a video of case's drive on anniecrombie at the red mile in the breeders crown
the guy was lost in space
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« Reply #28 on: January 17, 2013, 11:38:51 AM »

Nuclear Siren was one of my favorites hit him at Freehold with Anutterbutter and the exacta came back $400.00
Some other are older Freehold horses and I will bet Homestretch will remember these
Fireball Forward
Penn State
Wynvale
Embassy Chuck
Strato
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« Reply #29 on: January 17, 2013, 11:44:25 AM »

I remember Fireball Forward and Wynvale. My friend had Wynvale near the end along with sports fan.
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« Reply #30 on: January 17, 2013, 11:46:42 AM »

Fireball Forward- Joe Morone
Wynvale- Eddie Cobb
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« Reply #31 on: January 17, 2013, 11:48:48 AM »


Embassy Chuck......driven by Russel Mecouch...the 3rd
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« Reply #32 on: January 17, 2013, 12:03:28 PM »

Yes that is a good one Jerome B. I remember that horse well. Do you remember Gino Pal. had a horse
named Emery Wheel, and Muddy Don. Peter Parolari had an old warhorse name Pete Oregon too.
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« Reply #33 on: January 17, 2013, 12:09:39 PM »

3/4 pole PETE! laughing guy laughing guy
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« Reply #34 on: January 17, 2013, 12:11:28 PM »

Bomber Bill with Marven Maker. I cashed alot of tickets with him on Sunday afternoons at Monticello winning the feature.
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« Reply #35 on: January 17, 2013, 05:48:36 PM »

Embassy Chuck......driven by Russel Mecouch...the 3rd
Wasn't his first name Ralph.
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« Reply #36 on: January 17, 2013, 05:49:26 PM »

Nuclear Siren was one of my favorites hit him at Freehold with Anutterbutter and the exacta came back $400.00
Some other are older Freehold horses and I will bet Homestretch will remember these
Fireball Forward
Penn State
Wynvale
Embassy Chuck
Strato
Penn State ...Billy Bresnahan
Strato...Bob Interdinato
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« Reply #37 on: January 17, 2013, 06:11:44 PM »

Speaking of Penn State he beat Rambling Willie in Farrington's last race with him. Sept. 83  Penn State was getting old too but willie was done. They came up with a condition trying to get him a win, 8 yr olds and up, didn't work, Mark O'mara drove Penn State.
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« Reply #38 on: January 17, 2013, 08:35:54 PM »

Strato- Gary Candell
Foolish April- Robert Interdonato
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« Reply #39 on: January 17, 2013, 10:41:32 PM »

I loved Abercrombie and Niatross and went to see them in many of their races.
A Roosevelt Raceway horse I loved that would not be  considered a champion but I loved the horse was Nickawampus Leroy.
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« Reply #40 on: January 18, 2013, 01:31:42 AM »

right now it is push back  cause i won 4 times in a row and it is putting money in my pocket dollar dollar dollar beer beer beer see lockmeister
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« Reply #41 on: January 18, 2013, 01:33:53 AM »

right now it is push back  cause i won 4 times in a row and it is putting money in my pocket dollar dollar dollar beer beer beer see lockmeister

Nice job Sambeach  beer  Keep up your good work...  trotter
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« Reply #42 on: January 18, 2013, 01:34:12 AM »

right now it is push back  cause i won 4 times in a row and it is putting money in my pocket dollar dollar dollar beer beer beer see lockmeister

Who cares ?
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« Reply #43 on: January 18, 2013, 01:38:04 AM »

 beer beer beer beer dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar beer beer beer beer

i do as money money money money
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« Reply #44 on: January 18, 2013, 01:42:36 AM »

beer beer beer beer dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar beer beer beer beer

i do as money money money money

Do You have any idea what a bumbling fool you like with your never ending raving about these 1-9 shots. You have to be one of the biggest laughing stocks walking the face of the earth. You are a loser.

And if that wasnt bad enough, frequenting pa nty sites. Its a pretty pathteic picture , dont ya think    doh
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« Reply #45 on: January 18, 2013, 01:48:32 AM »

yeah i am the bublling fool who wins tons of money  i love it!!!!!!!!!!the fool who puts money dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar [ss]in my pocket beer beer beer beer beer beer beer beer beer beer beer beer beer beer beer dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar  i love money dollar dollar dollar [ss]and i love winning  beer beer beer (br)thanks for pointing it out to everyone here beer beer beer dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar
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« Reply #46 on: January 18, 2013, 01:50:41 AM »

All that money and living in a lavish trailer. Something doesnt fit here    BSmeter BSmeter
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« Reply #47 on: January 18, 2013, 01:51:47 AM »

yeah the bubbling fool does it again

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« Reply #48 on: January 18, 2013, 01:56:31 AM »

All that money and living in a lavish trailer. Something doesnt fit here    BSmeter BSmeter


i put up curtains last week with my earnings    beer beer beer beer beer dollar dollar dollar dollar what a joke you are  never posting a pick and win money dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar dollar [ss]real money  dollar dollar dollar dollar i might buy a 8 track player next week with my earnings beer beer beer beer beer beer beer beer
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« Reply #49 on: January 18, 2013, 03:16:05 AM »

jerome  jerome jerome  laughing guy laughing guy
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« Reply #50 on: January 18, 2013, 04:29:26 AM »

Amigo Hall.   mucker
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« Reply #51 on: January 18, 2013, 07:23:23 PM »

Cracker"'s ..... he was one badass SOB !!!!!
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« Reply #52 on: January 18, 2013, 07:54:50 PM »

Cracker"'s ..... he was one badass SOB !!!!!
Crazy S.O.B. thumbs up
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« Reply #53 on: January 19, 2013, 02:09:59 AM »

Not sure of my favorite but Somebeachsomewhere was the last champion i saw that i truly believed was not a chem horse and his progeny are proving that theory it appears. One of the best, wish he raced another year.

Why not muscle hill?
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