EPSOM OAKS 1935
The 157th Oaks Stakes took place on Friday 7th June 1935 and was won by Quashed (33/1), by Obliterate out of Verdict trained by Colledge Leader, who won by a short head in 2 mins 41.40 secs. The winner won £7,159 (Equivalent to £470,000 in 2017) and there were 17 runners.
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
QUASHED Henri Jelliss Colledge Leader Baron Stanley 33/1
ANKARET Freddie Fox   100/6
MESA Rae Johnstone   5/4
SOLERINA Gordon Richards   100/8
CORONAL Dick Perryman   7/2
PAPYRETTE Charlie Smirke   33/1
CLERESTORY Bobby Jones   100/6
HYNDFORD BRIDGE Harry Wragg   100/7
IRISH LASSIE II J Sirrett   100/6
MERRY MAID Tommy Weston   50/1
CORRIDA E C Elliott   8/1
FOX LAIR Steve Donoghue   100/6
LIGHT TACKLE Eph Smith   20/1
SUNKISS Michael Beary   50/1
FAIR ETONIAN H Beasley   50/1
BLUE GIRL Billy Nevett   50/1
BUCHANITE F Lane   50/1
      Over Round 137%
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