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  1. jamied says

    The location for the race segment of the clip is the Churchill Downs racetrack in Louisville, Kentucky.

    The race was held on 1 May 1948.

    All 6 runners and riders are visible at 01:09. They are, (not necessarily in order)......

    Citation, ridden by Eddie Arcaro.
    Coaltown, ridden by Newbold Pierson.
    My Request, ridden by Douglas Dodson.
    Billings, ridden by Melvin Peterson.
    Grand Pere, ridden by John Gilbert.
    Escadru, ridden by Arnold Kirkland.

    The race was won by Citation.





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