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Legends Print To Highlight ASHA Gala Auction

An array of 13 items will be available for the Live Auction to be held, Saturday, February 18, at the ASHA Annual Gala, Marriott Griffin Gate, Lexington, Ky. The auction will be part of a great evening including the presentation of several prestigious awards, concluding with a dance band that promises to pack the floor.

Produced by Doug Shiflet, with additional photos by H. Leon Sargent, and painstakingly created by Shane Shiflet, the original 32 x 46 print known as “Legends Of Saturday Night” depicts the 25 horses shown by the 20 living trainers of Five-Gaited World’s Grand Champions. This beautiful work of art is matted and custom framed. It comes with a Letter of Authenticity, signed by the 20 trainers. Most of those 20 will be part of the Legends Of Saturday Night Luncheon which will be held that afternoon at the Marriott Griffin Gate. These legendary trainers will share their stories about what it took to get their horses to a level that was capable of winning a World’s Grand Championship and then they will take questions from the luncheon audience.

This historic print headlines a nice selection of auction items that will be available. You are encouraged to call ASHA today to make your reservations for the Luncheon and the Gala. In case you can’t make the Gala but would still like to bid, ASHA is making available a phone in service to take bids. If you are interested please call Scarlett Hall at (859) 259-2742, ext 318, by noon Thursday, February 16 to register to bid by phone.

In addition to the Legends Of Saturday Night print, Bill Carrington will also auction items such as a ride on the thrilling five-gaited stallion, I’m Lookin’ For You; a package for the World’s Championship Horse Show, including tickets, a room at the Crowne Plaza and a golf cart for the week; a stallion service to the 2011 Junior Five-Gaited sensation, My Royale Charm, a full brother to World’s Grand Champion Our Charming Lady; a one week stay at a beautiful beach villa 45 minutes north of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico situated on three acres with a staff of eight, including four deluxe king rooms as well as one smaller room with queen accommodations; a full custom Western outfit by Marsha De Arriaga; a Northern California wine package consisting of several magnums of wine from Lake Country vineyards and a weekend stay (2 nights) at the guest home located on Hawk and Horse Vineyards; a two-piece riding suit (Formal or Informal) from Becker Brothers; a weekend stay at the “Candied Apple,” Candi and Ed Aversenti’s studio apartment located on prestigious Park Avenue, New York City; a full-color centerspread in Saddle Horse Report; a two-piece riding suit from Snooty Fox; four RaDon drapes and valances; and a Freedman black zip top velize brief case.

Don’t miss out on any of these great items, call today (859) 259-2742.

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