Northern Dancer: Grandson of Native Dancer. Foaled 2/11/1954. Champion 2-year-old in Canada. Stood in Canada until 1967. Euthanized 27 July 1973 at Mrs. Richard C. duPont's Woodstock Farm in Maryland, due to chronic lymphangitis left hind. Thoroughbreds don't get any better than this . . . Member of Canadian Racing Hall of Fame (inducted 1977).
Royal Minstrel(1925)(Colt) Tetratema- Harpsichord By Louvois. 5(C)x5(C)x5(F)x5(F) To St Simon. 5 Wins 5 Seconds. Won St James's Palace S(Eng), Craven S(Eng), Eclipse S(Eng), Victoria Cup(Eng), Cork & Orrery S(Eng), 2nd 2000 Guineas(Eng), Eclipse S(Eng), Sussex S(Eng), July Cup(Eng), Nunthorpe S(Eng). Died In 1940.
Thong(1964)(Filly)Nantallah- Rough Shod II By Gold Bridge. 3x5 To Blandford, 5x5 To Sir Gallahad III & Orby. 22 Starts 5 Wins 4 Seconds 5 Thirds. $50,036. 2nd Alcibiades S, 3rd Golden Rod S, Selima S. Very Influential Broodmare Who Was A Known Carrier Of The "Big Heart" As Several Of Her Sons And More Important Her Daughters Displayed This Characteristic And Passed It On To Their Foals.
Searching(1952)(Filly)War Admiral- Big Hurry By Black Toney. 4x4 To Ben Brush, 5x5 To Domino. Bred By Phipps, But Was A Disappointment In Her First 20 Races And Was Sold To Jacob Hirsch Who Changed Equipment And Searching Turned Into A Major SW. 89 Starts 25 Wins 14 Seconds 16 Thirds. $327,381. Her Dam Was A Daughter Of La Troienne.