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Image of 2016.005.001 - Bay Meadows Official Program, December 24, 1988.  The front of the program is mostly white with a faded blue and orange diagonally stripe on the left edge.  At the top there is a stylized logo of a silhouette of a racing horse with a jockey on it.  The words, "BAY MEADOWS" appears in blue ink below the logo.  The bottom third of the front has a picture of two jockeys on horses waiting at the starting gates, with two attendents appearing to the left of each jockey.  In blue handwritten ink the words, "Bill Shoemaker  //  Frank Olivares  //  December 24th 1988 - 8th Race".  The interior of the program has instructions on how to place bets for horse races.  The back cover is entirely taken up by on advertisement for Marlboro cigarrettes featuring the Marlboro Man.

2016.005.001 - Bay Meadows Official Program, December 24, 1988. The front of the program is mostly white with a faded blue and orange diagonally stripe on the left edge. At the top there is a stylized logo of a silhouette of a racing horse with a jockey on it. The words, "BAY MEADOWS" appears in blue ink below the logo. The bottom third of the front has a picture of two jockeys on horses waiting at the starting gates, with two attendents appearing to the left of each jockey. In blue handwritten ink the words, "Bill Shoemaker // Frank Olivares // December 24th 1988 - 8th Race". The interior of the program has instructions on how to place bets for horse races. The back cover is entirely taken up by on advertisement for Marlboro cigarrettes featuring the Marlboro Man.

Bay Meadows Official Program, December 24, 1988. The front of the program is mostly white with a faded blue and orange diagonally stripe on the left edge. At the top there is a stylized logo of a silhouette of a racing horse with a jockey on it. The words, "BAY MEADOWS" appears in blue ink below the logo. The bottom third of the front has a picture of two jockeys on horses waiting at the starting gates, with two attendents appearing to the left of each jockey. In blue handwritten ink the words, "Bill Shoemaker // Frank Olivares // December 24th 1988 - 8th Race". The interior of the program has instructions on how to place bets for horse races. The back cover is entirely taken up by

Image of 2016.005.002 - Bay Meadows Racing Schedule, 1988.  The schedule is a four page pamphlet on white paper with black ink.  On the first page the winning horse and the second and third place horses are noted in pencil.  On each page the names of the horses, jockeys, trainers, owners and breeders are listed.

2016.005.002 - Bay Meadows Racing Schedule, 1988. The schedule is a four page pamphlet on white paper with black ink. On the first page the winning horse and the second and third place horses are noted in pencil. On each page the names of the horses, jockeys, trainers, owners and breeders are listed.

Bay Meadows Racing Schedule, 1988. The schedule is a four page pamphlet on white paper with black ink. On the first page the winning horse and the second and third place horses are noted in pencil. On each page the names of the horses, jockeys, trainers, owners and breeders are listed.

Image of 2016.005.003 - Bay Meadows Racing Schedule, November 30, 1989.  The schedule is a one page pamphlet on white paper with black ink.  The racing information is printed on the front and back of the pamphlet.  On the front page the winning horse and the second and third place horses are noted in pencil.  On each page the names of the horses, jockeys, trainers, owners and breeders are listed.  Also across the top of the front page diagonally across the top is inserted a slip of paper with the words, "SIXTY-EIGHTH DAY - THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 1989".

2016.005.003 - Bay Meadows Racing Schedule, November 30, 1989. The schedule is a one page pamphlet on white paper with black ink. The racing information is printed on the front and back of the pamphlet. On the front page the winning horse and the second and third place horses are noted in pencil. On each page the names of the horses, jockeys, trainers, owners and breeders are listed. Also across the top of the front page diagonally across the top is inserted a slip of paper with the words, "SIXTY-EIGHTH DAY - THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 1989".

Bay Meadows Racing Schedule, November 30, 1989. The schedule is a one page pamphlet on white paper with black ink. The racing information is printed on the front and back of the pamphlet. On the front page the winning horse and the second and third place horses are noted in pencil. On each page the names of the horses, jockeys, trainers, owners and breeders are listed. Also across the top of the front page diagonally across the top is inserted a slip of paper with the words, "SIXTY-EIGHTH DAY - THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 1989".

Image of 2016.005.004 - "Assumed Traits" Roger Pyfer's First Win, November 30, 1989

2016.005.004 - "Assumed Traits" Roger Pyfer's First Win, November 30, 1989

"Assumed Traits" Roger Pyfer's First Win, November 30, 1989. This is a black and white official winner's photograph. There are six people standing next to the horse, one is holding the horse by its bridle and the rest are presumably the owners and trainers. The jockey is sitting on the horse wearing a light shiny jersey with large circles on the sleeves. The saddle has a number six on it in large white letters. Printed along the upper portion of the photograph are the winning horse's name, where the race was held, the date, the length of the race, the winning time, the jockey, trainer, name of the race, the owners and the second and third place horses. There is also a printed congratula

Image of 2016.005.005 - "Assumed Traits" Running in the 7th at Bay Meadows, November 30, 1989

2016.005.005 - "Assumed Traits" Running in the 7th at Bay Meadows, November 30, 1989

"Assumed Traits" Running in the 7th at Bay Meadows, November 30, 1989. This is a black and white photograph taken during the race. It shows "Assumed Traits", the eventual winning horse, running at the right side of the photograph. On the left side of the photograph, partly out of the frame, is another horse. The horses are racing in front of a white railing and the large scoreboard.