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Collection Jim Bolus Collection
Object Name Audiocassette
Catalog Number 1985.155.0063
Title Bill Taylor, J.R. Layton, George Cassidy, and Hollie Hughes Interviews.
Description Side 1: Bill Taylor (November 2, 1979)
Clayborne Farm. Discussing breeding techiniques and practices.
J.R. Layton (November 3, 1979)
Rode Comenow in the 1944 Derby. Last horse he rode in a race was Carry Back. Rode Carry Back several times, but not in the Derby.
Side 2: J.R. Layton (Cont.)
Started his career at age 32. Known for his skill on 2 year olds. Rode in 7 Kentucky Derbys.
George Cassidy (September 1, 1980)
Discussing the only horse to ever beat Man O' War: Upset
Hollie Hughes (September 1, 1980)
Discussing Upset, the horse who beat Man O' War. Blamed the loss on the starter. At the time before starting gates, Man O' War was not appropriately aligned when the race started. Also discussed George Smith and regret.
Number of Items Series of Audiocassettes
Subjects Derby Horses, 1930-1939