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Original sign

Pictured is the original 1933 sign of Country Life Farm. The thoroughbred breeding farm was founded in 1933 by Adolphe Pons, who as Turf Advisor to August Belmont II handled the sale of Man O' War at the 1918 Saratoga Yearling Sale.Kenneth K. Lam, Baltimore Sun