John Wilcutts

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An ace harness driver, Tic won 1,755 races and $4.7 million in purses in a 25-year career cut short by injuries. He was the top driver in the USTAs five-state District 8 and third-ranked in the
country in 1961. He was Brandywine Raceway’s leading driver four years (1961,1963,1964 and 1965) winning a record 44 races in 1964. This Magnolia born horseman had 14 two-minute miles; won over 100
races seven times including a 165-win season in 1967. After being injured in a bad spill in 1975 he officiated as Presiding Judge eight years (1975-83). He was voted Delaware Valley Chapter, U.S.
Harness Writers’ Association Hall of Fame in 1973.



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