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Racing Results - 1956 VIC

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Listed Event

Foran Cup
April 23, 1956. "Maribyrnong
winner Procedure (Harryed x Stumpal)
owner H B Shipley
2nd Raleigh Boy
3rd Jet Ray
margins 3/4 x 1/2 time 19"

Charles Hingston Hurdle
May 21, 1956. "Maribyrnong
winner Dig Deep (Knockie's Gift x Don't Dally)
owner Mrs F Hillman
2nd Dorrie Wonder
3rd Gillfan
margins nk x 1/2 time 20 4/16"

NCA Trophy
May 31, 1956. "Maribyrnong
winner Rio Jet (Rio Tinto x Idling Jet)
owner E N Anderson
2nd Havearock
3rd Flare jet
margins 1 x1 time 19 4/16"

Victorian Elms
June 4, 1956. "Maribyrnong
winner Dinah Jet (Rocket Jet x Natsody)
owners Burgess & Thompson trainer W Dalgleish
2nd Golf Belle
3rd Sabie Belle
margins 4 x nk time 19 10/16"

Grand National hurdle
July 16, 1956. "Maribyrnong
winner Don't Knock (Knockie's Gift x Don't Dally)
owner Mrs L Chivell
2nd Hedley Boy
3rd Worthy Peter
margins hd x 1 1/2 time 20 7/16"

Fogarty Stake 785yds circle
October 15, 1956. "Sandown
winner Gold Robe (Pendle Havoc x Black Kilal)
owner V A Bowden
2nd Royal Cream
3rd Wanalta Rose
margins 3 x 1 time 45.35"

Fogarty Stake 785yds circle
October 22, 1956. "Sandown
winner Cyma Beauty (Blue Birch x Miss Cyma)
owner B M Dacy
2nd Nilpena
3rd Jenny Song
margins 2 x 1/2 time 46.43"

Olympic Sprint 496yds circle
November 15, 1956. "Ballarat
winner Catani Jet (Rocket Jet x Phil's Wish)
owner W Hooper
2nd Carwarp Lad
3rd Smart Bayer
margins 2 x 2 1/2 time 28"

Melbourne Cup 555yds circle
November 24, 1956. "Sandown first prize 500 pounds
winner Rockateer (Rocket Jet x Whispering Lass)
owner M Johnstone trainer E Patterson
2nd Fawn Loot
3rd Barnie's Joy
margins 3 x 4 time 30.6"

Olympic Marathon 785yds circle
December 3, 1956. "Sandown
winner Gold Robe (Pendle Havoc x Black Kilal)
owner V A Bowden
2nd Erin's Darling
3rd Gararoc
margins 3 x 1 time 45.2"

Olympic National Hurdle 555yds circle
December 3, 1956. "Sandown
winner Tassy's Ace (Erin's ace x Relba's Lass)
owner H Griffiths
2nd Lord Manangal
3rd Eruption
margins 10 x 2 time 31.74"

Olympic Stakes 555yds circle
December 3, 1956. "Sandown
winner Yawl (Dreams Image x Golden Dimples)
owner Stan Cleverly
2nd Barnies Joy
3rd Fawn loot
margins 2 x 3 time 31.42"

Warragul Cup 430yds circle
December 3, 1956. "Warragul first prize 40 pounds
winner Rockateer (Rocket Jet x Whispering Lass)
owner M Johnstone trainer K Patterson
2nd Orialta
3rd Gaze Away
margins 2 x 3 time 23.25"

Olympic Sprint 300yds straight
December 4, 1956. "Geelong
winner Wanalta Chief (Wanalta x Lukalas)
owner E Tucker
2nd Diamond Havoc
3rd Gallant Tatt
margins nk x nk time 16"

Prince Henry's Hospital Cup 300yds straight
December 5, 1956. "Napier
winner Glenminda (Pharminda x Lintrona)
owner W McAleese
2nd Dandy Andy
3rd Bobby Jones
margins nk x time 16 1/8 "

Christmas Handicap 510yds circle
December 18, 1956. "Geelong first prize 50 pounds
winner Barnie's Joy (Dreams Image x Colac Miss)
owner F Knowles
2nd Vintage Bomb
3rd Bay Alwin
margins 5 x 2 time 28 1/16"

Christmas Hurdle 555yds circle
December 31, 1956. "Sandown
winner Regal Forest ( Forest Sands x Pleasant Jade )
owner
2nd Corn Reef
3rd Law Pursuit
margins 7 x 1/2 time 32.32 "

Christmas Purse 555yds circle
December 31, 1956. "Sandown
winner Master Rhythm ( Master Marlow x Modelreen )
owner
2nd Nora's Claim
3rd Fool's Gold
margins 1/2 x 1/2 time 32.34"