1935 Melbourne Cup

1935 MELBOURNE CUP
Two miles (Tuesday, November 5)
Handicap of 9600 pounds and 200 pound Trophy.
First: 8000 pounds and 200 pound Trophy. Second: 1000 pounds; Third: 600 pounds.
1 9-2 fav MARABOU (b h 4y, Marconigram - Vivandiere) Tr: L Robertson 7.11 K Voitre
2 6-1 SARCHERIE (ch m 5y, Archery - Sarkara) Tr: M Webster 7.12 cd 7.13 F Shean
3 15-1 SYLVANDALE (b h 4y, Silvius - Le Bergeronette) Tr: F Williams 9.4 J Pratt
Then followed:
4 100-1 Shadow King (b g 10y, Comedy King - Beryllia) H R McCormick 8.2 A Breasley
5 40-1 Contact (b h 4y, Marconigram - Air Lady) D Lewis 7.13 E Bartle
6 20-1 Feldspar (b c 3y, Thracian - Quartz) L Robertson 7.6 H Badger
7 100-1 Sporting Blood (b h 4y, Hunting Song - Gazi) A McIntosh 8.8 R Reed
8 6-1 Hot Shot (br g 6y, Pantheon - Rosewyn) R J Shaw 7.7 A Cooper
9 100-1 Yarramba (br g 8y, Spearhead - Soporific) D S McCormick 7.11 cd 7.12 A Reed
10 6-1 Allunga (b c 3y, Inchaquire - Heliope) J F Munro 7.6 R Parsons
11 300-1 Mainlaw (b g 5y, Magpie - Secret Present) W Cregan 7.11 cd 8.0 R Marsden
12 10-1 Hall Mark (ch h 5y, Heroic - Herowinkie) J Holt 9.6 H Skidmore
13 50-1 Red Ray (ch g 4y, Verbius - White Ray) B Price 6.11 P Simonds
14 16-1 Bunsby Gaze (ch h 4y, Captain Bunsby - Gazelia) O R Cox 6.13 cd 7.0 N Percival
15 8-1 Peter Pan (ch h 6y, Pantheon - Alwina) F McGrath 10.6 J E Pike
16 100-1 Gay Lover (ch c 3y, Gay Lothario - Violet Rays) S Murphy 7.7 H Morris
17 100-1 Hyperion (br h 4y, Pantheon - Opera) J Holt 8.8 H Bastian
18 25-1 Buzzard King (ch c 3y, The Buzzard - Molly's Robe) P J Healy 7.3 J Gorman
19 100-1 Dick Devon (ch g 5y, Devonshire - Fretwork) R J Shaw 7.6 cd 7.7 O Cullinan
20 200-1 Clear Art (b h 4y, High Art - Clear) C Quinn 6.10 cd 6.11 W Stirling
21 500-1 Gladswood (b h 4y, Limond - Curtain) G Price 7.13 H Olsen
22 66-1 Berestoi (Imp.) (b h 5y, Beresford - Roi Toi) J King 9.4 D Munro
 
Scratched: Satmoth, Young Idea, Palfresco, High Cross, Loud Applause, Gay Friar. Won by: 2-1/2 lengths, 1/2 length. Time: 3:23.75.
Sectionals (approx.): First mile, 1:44.5s., next half mile, 49.5s., concluding half mile, 49.75s.
Judge's numbers: 12-10-3.
Totalisator Divs.: (on 5/-) Win: Marabou 1/8/0. Place: Marabou 13/6, Sarcherie 13/6, Sylvandale 1/8/6.