Upstate History Documentaries

Old Bones: The Story of Exterminator

Special | 1h 14m 17s | WETA Passport

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In 1918, a 30-1 long shot won the Kentucky Derby. This homely underdog would go on to become one of the most successful racehorses in American history. 'Old Bones' looks at the legendary career of the horse Exterminator, his larger-than-life owner, and the trainer that knew he could win.

Aired: 12/04/18 | Rating: NR

Funding for 'Old Bones: The Story of Exterminator' has been provided by: August and Joan Mueller, The Friends of WSKG, and by Viewers Like You. Thank you.

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