Harness racing hits Broadway

Updated: May 8, 1997, 10:58 AM ET
By Ed Schuyler Jr. | Associated Press
NEW YORK -- Some of the denizens of West 45th Street in Manhattan wondered if the horse had won the Kentucky Derby.

They knew they were looking at a celebrity because he wasn't hitched to a hansom cab and there wasn't a cop on his back.

He was, however, harnessed to a sulky.