Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Fordham” in article 12 of The Daily Dispatch: August 23, 1861., [Electronic resource]:

...ails, when the favorite ran by his horses, and came on with a clear lead, Starke lying second, and Optimist third, on the stand side of the course, the three running extremely wide to the stand, when Fordham called upon his horse, (Starke,) who answered in the most gallant manner, and, after a protracted finish, landed the American colors first by a head only, Wizard defeating Optimist by three lengths f...
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Fordham 7 2 1 0 0 user votes
Robert Fordham 8 0 2 0 0 user votes
Elbert H. Fordham 7 0 1 0 0 user votes
George E. Fordham 1 0 1 0 0 user votes

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