AKA Blackbird ATR 401 . He was a famous Western trotter in long races, and left excellent stock. His trotting gait was diligently cultivated and he could show a little better than a three minute gait. Breeder: Luther M. Pratt, Perryville, OH Owned by J. C. Simpson, of Sabula, IA. Pedigree in Wallaces American Stud-Book , vI, p939, and ASB 1:702 (as Blackbird). Died 1862, Wallace's Year-book, fol. VII, 1891/92, p.696.