EPSOM OAKS 1914
The 136th Oaks Stakes took place on Friday 29th May 1914 and was won by Princess Dorrie (11/4 fav), by Your Majesty out of Doris trained by Charles Morton, who won by 2 lengths in 2 mins 38.20 secs. The winner won £4,950 (Equivalent to £519,800 in 2017) and there were 21 runners.
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
PRINCESS DORRIE Bill Huxley Charles Morton Jack Barnaro Joel 11/4
WASSILISSA E Huxley   Lord Carnarvon 100/6
TORCHLIGHT G Stern   Sir J Thursby 10/1
LA MARQUISE Herbert Jones   HRH King George V 100/7
LANCASTER LADY Steve Donoghue   Sir G Murray 100/7
SUNWIN M Wing   Mr P Nelke 25/1
LOUVENCE W Saxby   Mr W Raphael 25/1
CALANDRIA E Piper   Mr E Tanner 20/1
DALY GIRL N Spear   Mr G Edwardes 25/1
DOLABELLA J Clark   Colonel H Walker 25/1
SUNRAY J Prout   Mr A Gorham 25/1
MISS DENIS F Templeman   Colonel Caversham-Simonds 25/1
GLORVINA Fred Rickaby   Lord Derby 5/1
ARLETTE Frank Bullock   Lord Falmouth 20/1
HER LADYSHIP C Foy   Mr L Winaus 10/1
NAUGHTY GIRL Henri Jelliss   Lord Penrhyn 25/1
SANTA QUARANTA Arthur Whalley   Mr L de Rothschild 100/9
WHITE LIE Walter Earl   Colonel H Walker 25/1
PRETTY BELLE Rollason   Mr G Barclay 25/1
VALISE Walter Griggs   Mr H D Brockenhurst 25/1
SWEETEST MELODY A Escott   Mr K Arbuthnot 25/1
      Over Round 143%
For further information on this Classic race 'The Oaks Stakes' by Michael Church provides a comprehensive history of the great race. It is a limited edition volume, limited to 650 copies, and is available from Amazon ISBN 1910498289