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Thoroughbred racehorse... War Admiral wins Belmont Stakes...
Item # 662392
June 6, 1937
SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 6, 1937
* Thoroughbred racehorse
* War Admiral wins Belmont Stakes
* Triple Crown champion
The bottom of the front page of the sport's section (inside) has a nice banner headline: "WAR ADMIRAL WINS $25,000; TURF CLASSIC AT BELMONT" The top of page 2 of the sport's section has a six column headline: "WAR ADMIRAL WINS! with subheads. (see) And page 6 of this section has a photo of War Admiral and race chart. First report coverage on War Admiral winning the triple crown.
Complete with all 40+ pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small address label on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.
Category: The 20th Century