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An Out Of This World Show



 

by Kasi Hensley

 

BAILEYTON, Ala. – This year’s Alabama Classic was held at its new location at the Baileyton Park. Sonny Holt of Shelbyville, Tenn., was on hand to mark the cards for the walking division. Over 150 horses made the gate call to perform. The 43-class event offered something for all equine fanatics, whether your fancy was walking, racking or spotted saddle horses.

The presence of Latham Stables of Joppa Ala., was definitely felt with its five wins, four reserves and several other numerous ribbons. Joe Cotten and Pusher’s Astro put on a stellar performance and claimed the Alabama Classic Grand Championship for Mr. and Mrs. Wendell Blankenship.

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