EPSOM OAKS 1931
The 153rd Oaks Stakes took place on Friday 5th June 1931 and was won by Brulette (7/2 joint fav), by Bruleur out of Seaweed trained by Frank Carter, who won by a length in 2 mins 39.20 secs. The winner won £9,067 (Equivalent to £544,000 in 2017) and there were 15 runners.
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
BRULETTE Charlie Elliott Frank Carter Colonel Charles Birkin 7/2
FOUR COURSE Freddie Fox   6/1
LINKS TOR Bobby Jones   10/1
SHELL PARADE C Ray   20/1
BACCHANTE J Childs   33/1
TANTINE Steve Donoghue   10/1
LINDOS OJOS H Beasley   6/1
VOLUME Bobby Dick   100/9
DUSKY SUE Gordon Richards   33/1
SUZE J Sirrett   100/6
PINCHIN C Richards   33/1
MEG MERRILEES K Robertson   33/1
LADY MARJORIE Harry Wragg   7/2
PALLET CRAG Tommy Weston   33/1
TURBINE Pat Beasley   33/1
      Over Round 129%
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