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Star photographers stationed at various locations around track; caught the field at four key locations on 1 1/4-mile trip to purse of more than $183;000. The series from the top; shows field going past the grandstand for the firsttime; mid-way down the backstretch; coming around the turn at the head of the stretch and as they charge to the finish. At one time; winner Driving Home (2B) was 17th in field of 18; but Hugo Dittfach on Someolio Man (second finisher) said he expected Drifving Home to finish fast. Open in full size

Star photographers stationed at various locations around track; caught the field at four key locations on 1 1/4-mile trip to purse of more than $183;000. The series from the top; shows field going past the grandstand for the firsttime; mid-way down the backstretch; coming around the turn at the head of the stretch and as they charge to the finish. At one time; winner Driving Home (2B) was 17th in field of 18; but Hugo Dittfach on Someolio Man (second finisher) said he expected Drifving Home to finish fast.

Picture, 1980, English

Star photographers stationed at various locations around track; caught the field at four key locations on 1 1/4-mile trip to purse of more than $183;000. The series from the top; shows field going past the grandstand for the firsttime; mid-way down the backstretch; coming around the turn at the head of the stretch and as they charge to the finish. At one time; winner Driving Home (2B) was 17th in field of 18; but Hugo Dittfach on Someolio Man (second finisher) said he expected Drifving Home to finish fast.

Picture, 1980, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Sports - Horses - Race - Races - Queens Plate (1980-1981)

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0095883f