Alternative Name(s): Calendar

This a reproduction of the original poster from the mid 1930s. It indicates the number of races raced and won by each of twelve famous racehorses, including Phar Lap. It counts his winnings as 66,736 pounds.

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Printed full size reproduction of an advertising poster of 1930s which shows twelve famous racehorses, among them Phar Lap, in a cavalcade walking along green turf. There is a calendar for the years 1937 and 1938, and the whole poster is an advertisement for Capstan Navy Cut and other Capstan cigarettes. The horses featured are: Carbine, Desert Gold, Gloaming, Eurythmic, Poitrel, Heroic, Windbag, Amounis, Manfred, Phar Lap, Peter Pan and Hall Mark. Each horse is shown with a jockey - Phar Lap's jockey is wearing red and green colours.

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