The 158th Oaks Stakes took place on Friday 29th May 1936 and was won by Lovely Rosa (33/1), by Tolgus out of Napoule trained by Harry Cottrill, who won by 3/4 length in 2 mins 36.0 secs, with 2 lengths back to the third. The winner won £7,669 (Equivalent to £500,800 in 2017) and there were 17 runners.


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
LOVELY ROSA Tommy Weston Harry Cottrill Sir Abe Bailey 33/1
BARROWBY GEM Pat Beasley Templemann Sir F Eley 22/1
FEOLA Freddie Fox W Jarvis Lord Derby 10/1
TRAFFIC LIGHT R Dick Lawson Lord Astor 11/2
SALOPETTE Michael Beary F S Butters Mr A Barclay 33/1
SILVER BIRCH Gordon Richards Frank Butters Mr E Harmsworth 100/30
VEUVE CLICQUOT Eph Smith Jack Jarvis Sir Jack Jarvis 100/8
TIDE-WAY Richard Perryman Colledge Leader Lord Derby 3/1
HER SISTER Charlie Smirke Frank Butters HH Aga Khan 20/1
TRELISSIA Bobby Jones Jack Jarvis Sir W Burbidge 33/1
ROYALEBUCHY R Brethes R Dawson Marquis de San-Miguel 6/1
CHIBERTA H Jelliss L Braime Major Barclay 33/1
BEAUTIFUL GIRL Tommy Burns Atty Persse Lady Enid Chesterfield 33/1
MISS WINDSOR Brownie Carslake M Marsh Maharaja of Rajpinla 100/7
DETENTION Steve Donoghue B Jarvis Sir Victor Sassoon 33/1
CHINESE STAR F Lane F S Butters Mr C Morriss 33/1
THALIA J Marshall Walter Nightingall Mr Berner 33/1
      Over Round 139%
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