Thursday, April 30, 2009

PICTURE OF THE DAY 3

THE FEEL-GOOD STORY. If you thought Seabiscuit was a tearjerker, load up on tissues and check out a horse named General Quarters.

The big gray colt with the distinctive white diamond splashed on his forehead cost $20,000. He was claimed after his first race last May by a 75-year-old retired local high school principal who dabbled in the thoroughbred business for more than a half-century without ever turning up even one very good horse.

To read the whole story click here.

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