Kentucky Derby Program Secretariat 1973 Official Kentucky Derby Program
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Kentucky Derby Program Secretariat 1973 Official Kentucky Derby Program :
I am saleing off this very collectable Secretariat 99th running of the Kentucky Derby Official , 1973 Program featuring Triple Crown Winner Secretariat , an American Thoroughbred Racehorse that in 1973 became the first Triple Crown Champion in 25yrs . He set records in all three events of the series - the Kentucky Derby ( 1:59 2/5 ) , the Preakness Stakes (1:53 ) and the Belmont Stakes (2:24). He is considered to be one of the greatest Throughbreds of all time . Honored by the US. Postal Service unveiling the 33 cent postage stamp in 1999 with his image , was named ESPNs 38th of 100 greatest athletes of the 20th century , inducted into the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame in 1974 . This is a Keepsake Souvenir recognizing the 99th running of the Kentucky Derby and new track record of which still stands today. It features Secretariat and was ridden by Hall of Fame Jockey Ron Turcotte aboard .This original Official 1973 Kentucky Derby Program Souvenir is in good condition. This is a highly sought after collectable as with anything associated with Secretariat and would be a nice addition to your collection , resale , a great gift for the horse racing memorabilia enthusiasts. Or Derby Man Cave case display. As you will see in detailed photos you will notice that the races have been marked but there is no obscurity of any wording in this program. It is not mint it is in my opinion and you judge for yourself in detailed photos , to be in good condition. This 1973 Secretariat Official Kentucky Derby Program has not rips, tears or stains and all corners are intact. The front cover of this program features images of the 1972 running of the Kentucky Derby with cheering fans in the Grandstand of Churchill Downs with the world famous Twin Spires and adorned with three colorful roses commerating the 1973 Run for the Roses. The back features a Kool cigarette advertising the Kentucky Derby , and racing in progress, along with Grandstand ,the fans and the famous Twin Spires. A very detailed and colorful 1973 Official Kentucky Derby Program. This one wont last good luck to the winning buyer .