1940 Caulfield Cup

1940 CAULFIELD CUP
12 furlongs (Saturday, October 19) - Held at Flemington
Handicap of 6500 pounds plus 150 pound trophy.
First: 5000 pounds plus 150 pound trophy; Second: 1000 pounds; Third: 500 pounds.
1 10-1 BEAULIVRE (br h 4y, Beau Pere - Passbook) Tr: George Price 9.0 A Dewhirst
2 7-1 GLADYNEV (b g 4y, Musketoon - Caviare) Tr: J T Jamieson 6.7 Neville Sellwood
3 7-1 HISTORIAN (br h 4y, Beau Fils - Parchment) Tr: S W Reid 8.4 Scobie Breasley
Then followed:
4 6-1 High Caste (b h 4y, Bulandshar - The Begum) J T Jamieson 9.2 E Bartle
5 20-1 Mac Rob (b h 4y, Parenthesis - Llamrei) J Holt 8.0 E Preston
6 20-1 Katanga (b h 4y, The Buzzard - Biddy's Robe) B R Payten 8.7 W Cook
7 66-1 Brazen King (blk g 5y, Shakuni - Troika) E R Bidgood 6.7 J Crossingham
8 50-1 Remarc (b h 5y, Marconigram - Revere) P A Connolly 6.10 T Unkovich
9 25-1 Apostrophoe (b g 5y, Parenthesis - Solex) J M Brett 7.9 R Medhurst
10 50-1 John Dory (br h 4y, Marconigram - Trevally) F Musgrave 6.7 cd 6.10 J Gilmore
11 20-1 Rex Felt (b h 5y, Spearfelt - Milleme Miss) W Duncan 8.4 M McCarten
12 25-1 Alarm (ch h 4y, Marconigram - Swift Spear) L Robertson 7.4 A Cooper
13 100-1 Sir Romeo (ch h 4y, Gay Lothario - Mons Star) M Crossey 7.9 H Olsen
14 40-1 Wilson (br g 4y, Siegfried - Lilock) F Musgrave 8.1 H Badger
15 100-1 David Spear (br g 5y, David - Spear Maiden) J Jury 6.10 cd 7.1 Ron Hall
16 14-1 Maikai (br g 7y, Pantheon - Ornum) F Godby 9.8 D Munro
17 9-2 fav True Flight (b h 4y, The Buzzard - Even Keel) V Egan 7.12 J Purtell
18 50-1 El Golea (br h 6y, Eastern Monarch - Versatile) J Fryer 9.3 N Creighton
19 6-1 Reading (b h 4y, Marconigram - Gravure) J T Cush 9.0 T Webster
20 50-1 Royal Comet (b h 4y, Asterius - Wireaway) L Robertson 7.3 W Elliott
21 100-1 Hathersage (b g 6y, Spearearl - Halloween) J Tie 7.4 cd 7.7 H Hanley
22 100-1 Freckles (b g 4y, El Cacique - Suntint) W McGee 6.13 cd 7.0 N Percival
 
All started. Won by: head, 1-1/4 lengths. Time: 2:29.0. Track: xxx
Barriers: 1-14-17. Judge's numbers: 5-20-8.
Tote Divs: Win: Beaulivre xxx; Place: Beaulivre xxxx; Gladynev xxxx; Historian xxx.
Winner's colours: Green and white check, white cap.