Citations:three-quarter brother

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English citations of three-quarter brother

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  • 1893 — Joseph Cairn Simpson, "The Trotting Stride", Wallace's Monthly, Volume 28, No. 12, February 1893:
    A "full" sister in blood is the dam of one in the list, and a three-quarter brother has shown quarters in thirty-six seconds, and his trainer says that he can beat 2:30 every day in the week.
  • 1976 — Robert M. Denhardt, Foundation Sires of the American Quarter Horse, University of Oklahoma Press, ISBN 0806113375, page 222:
    He was a three-quarter brother of the other Top Hat.
  • 2005 — Ken McLean, Designing Speed in the Racehorse, The Russell Meerdink Company, Ltd. (2005), ISBN 9780929346809, page 89:
    However, it would not surprise me if he became a better sire than his three-quarter brother Cape Town.
  • 2009 — Costa Rolfe, Winners of the Melbourne Cup: Stories That Stopped a Nation, Black Dog Books (2009), ISBN 9781742035130, page 103:
    A three-quarter brother to the ill-fated Lord Cardigan, the colt grew up quite literally under the careful eye of his owner, having been stabled in Mayo's backyard, and the pair soon formed an affectionate bond.
  • 2010Gai Waterhouse, Gai In My Own Words, Slattery Media Group (2010), ISBN 9780980744736, page 256:
    She worked with Dance Hero's three-quarter brother Tango Valentino (by Redoute's Choice), who Blake Spriggs said "worked terrific."