March 25, 1668

On This Date in! in 1668 the first horse race in America took place in New York. Also on this date the first cheating, lying, drinking, and gambling at a horse race occurred. The general consensus was that a good time was had by all.

About Joel Byers

Born in North Georgia and educated at some very fine public institutions. Real education started after graduating from college and then getting married and raising two boys. Has the ability to see the funny and absurd in most things and will always remark on it, even if it means getting the stink-eye from his victims.
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2 Responses to March 25, 1668

  1. Sandy Bradum says:

    I am working on my blog now that I have a new computer. I hope mine is as good as yours. I will let you know so that you can check it out. thinking of beta testing.

    Love ya,

  2. Joel Byers says:

    Looking forward to it.

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