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The Mike Wallace Interview
Eddie Arcaro
9/8/57

Eddie Arcaro, the most celebrated jockey in America, winner of 5 Kentucky Derbys and 22 million dollars in purses over a 25-year career, talks with Wallace about horse racing, gambling, drugging of horses, and the pressure to win.

Transcription, sync and indexing by Carolyn Cunningham

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