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Seattle Slew wins triple crown...
Item # 598859
June 10, 1977
THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 10, 1977
* Seattle Slew wins the triple crown
* Thoroughbred horse racing
* Belmont Stakes
The front page has a three column photo with heading: "Undefeated Seattle Slew Wins Belmont And Captures Triple Crown" (see photos). The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a banner headline: "Unbeaten Seattle Slew Takes Belmont for Triple Crown" with subheads and two related photos. More inside. Much more inside with full page pictorial (see photos). This is 1st report coverage on Seattle Slew winning the Belmont Stakes, the 3rd and final leg to his famed triple crown. He was the only horse to win the triple crown still undefeated. Nice to have in this famous NYC title.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in a very thick Sunday edition of 200+ pages, never bound, minor foxing, minor wear, generally in very nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century