MYRTLEWOOD (USA) b. M, 1932
DP = 4-8-16-2-0 (30) DI = 2.00 CD = 0.47 - 22 Starts, 15 Wins, 4 Places, 2 Shows Career Earnings: $40,620
Owner: Brownell Combs Breeder: Brownell Combs State Bred: KY Winnings: 22 Starts: 15 - 4 - 2, $40,620
1st: Ashland S., Lakeside H., Francis S. Peabody Memorial H., Motor City H., Cadillac H., Keen H., Hawthorne Sprint H. (twice), Quickstep H., Colonial S., Match race w/ Miss Merriment, Match Race w/ Clang, Lakeside Handicap
2nd: Lincoln H., Kentucky Jockey Club S., Crete H. 07/22/35 set NTR and World Record Arlington 6 F 1:09-2/5
09/07/35 set NTR Hawthorne 6 F 1:10 3/5
Trainer: Ray A. Kindred
U.S. Champion Handicap Female (1936).
U.S. Champion Sprinter (1936).
Elected to the Hall of Fame in 1979.
Produced champion Durazna and Kentucky Oaks winner Miss Dogwood.
20th century matriarch mare 1932-1950.
Family of 1977 Triple Crown winner Seattle Slew.
Died at Spendthrift Farm in 1950 after foaling a War Admiral colt; she is buried at Spendthrift. Her dam, Frizeur, is buried at Juddmonte.