EPSOM OAKS 1929
The 151st Oaks Stakes took place on Friday 7th June 1929 and was won by Pennycomequick (11/10 fav), by Hurry On out of Plymstock trained by Joe Lawson, who won by 5 lengths in 2 mins 35.80 secs. The winner won £8,015 (Equivalent to £463,300 in 2017) and there were 13 runners.
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
PENNYCOMEQUICK Henri Jelliss Joe Lawson 2nd Viscount Astor 11/10
GOLDEN SILENCE Cyril Ray   20/1
SISTER ANNE Joe Childs   7/2
FILLE D'AMOUR Michael Beary   100/7
BELLE MERE J Leach   33/1
SHOW GIRL Bobby Jones   9/1
DAUMONT Freddie Fox   8/1
MORNING MIST R James   25/1
GAY VISTA Steve Donoghue   33/1
WILLSBORO G Baines   33/1
MIDDLE EAST I Cordell   33/1
SILVER LYRE Harry Wragg   33/1
PAPIER-MACHE E C Elliott   33/1
      Over Round 125%
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