Monthly Archives: July 2013

T. V. Lark–1961

Charles Hatton on 1961 champion turf horse T. V. Lark from the 1962 American Racing Manual. ————————————————————————————— T. V. Lark’s story presents the familiar metamorphosis of the ugly duckling who became a swan. By the wafer-thin Nasrullah horse Indian Hemp, … Continue reading

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Lost in the Shuffle

Sometimes comments on blogs get lost in the shuffle. I received a comment on my first post on the X-Factor (Large Heart Theory) that I think deserves your attention: “A fair analysis of the X Factor hypothesis would have to … Continue reading

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Fort Marcy–1970

The vote was 4-0 in favor of more Hatton. So here is Charles Hatton on 1970 Horse of the Year Fort Marcy (minus digressions already posted) from the 1971 American Racing Manual. —————————————————————————————— Fort Marcy’s appearance here as not only … Continue reading

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Piss Buckets

This morning I am going to exercise my prerogative to blog/babble/scribble about WHATEVER. The topic this morning is piss buckets. About ten years ago I had a problem with the toilet in the apartment in which I resided for 30+ … Continue reading

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A Petite Histoire

I seem to have come to something of a crossroads with this blog. I am working on another research project. That project, alas, will take about another three months to finish. In the meantime I do not have much to … Continue reading

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