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Jug band at Churchill Downs, 1949

Posted on May 5, 2018 | in Uncategorized | by

With today’s running of the 144th Kentucky Derby a few hours away, we take a look back to a scene at Churchill Downs before the 75th run for the roses, May 7, 1949. A jug band of entertained race patrons outside the entrance to the track. Herald-Leader Archive Photo

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