War Admiral "In Old Kentucky"
War Admiral as a three year old, in 26 starts, won 21 times, placed second three times and was third once. His winnings totaled $273,240. Voted by racing writers the outstanding thoroughbred of 1937, he won the $50,000 Widener Cup at Hialeah in 1938. Other victories included the Chesapeake, Eastern Shore Handicap, Washington Handicap, Pimlico Special, Jockey Club Gold Cup, Wilson Handicap, Whitney Stakes, Saratoga Cup and Saratoga Handicap|