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Weequahic Park Race Officials 1929694 viewsA group of officials and guests of the Junior League at the annual inter-city meeting held Is last month at Weequahic Park, Newark, N. J. Reading from left to right are Fred C. Green of the Boston Transcript; J. Burns; J. H. Gilbody, secretary of the Metropolitan Driving Club; R. E. Kelsey; C. L. Stickney, starting judge; Dr. J. T. McGlynn, chairman of the race committee of the "Mets,' " and Frank G. Trott of the Boston Globe.

from Aug 15, 1929 Trotter and Pacer magazine


Courtesy of Don Daniels
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ShirleyTemple (Carpenter), StraightShot (Caton)516 viewsImage from the Dec 16, 1942 Harness Horse magazine (defunct).
"Road Horse Association of NJ" (aka Gentleman's Driving Club).

Courtesy of Don Daniels
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The Great Laurel Lady399 views
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In front of the grandstand386 viewsPhoto from Mary Lou Dondarski
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Happy the Great381 views
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329 viewsFrom “Library of Congress”
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Prince387 views
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Bright Spot682 viewsBright Spot (Cliff Hennion) wins first heat Class C Trot from Hollyrood Jasper (Joe Dodge) Newark, N. J. Matinee.

Photo from the June 1930 issue of Harness Horse
Photo courtesy of Don Daniels

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Putting the Cart before the Horse286 viewsAn unusual harness race, with the driver facing backwards, takes place at Weequahic Park, Newark, New Jersey, 17th October 1928.

Photo by Henry Miller News
Dec 16, 2017
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345 viewsFrom “Library of Congress”Mar 22, 2016
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329 viewsFrom “Library of Congress”Mar 22, 2016
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Stateline397 viewsJun 14, 2015
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Southhold380 viewsJun 14, 2015
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Prince387 viewsJun 14, 2015
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Newbrook Entry413 viewsJun 14, 2015
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Horses Cooling Down400 viewsJun 14, 2015