Keyword: Blacksmith

  • Joe Campbell

    Inside Track: Steel-Driving Man

    There must be steel coursing through the veins of the Campbell family. Three generations of these steel-driving men have been blacksmiths, shoeing some of the finest Thoroughbreds on the East Coast.

  • Retired Blacksmith Combs Dead

    Herman Wesley Combs, a blacksmith for a number of prominent horsemen in the 1950s to the 1990s, died in Miami Feb. 10.

  • Blacksmith Elmer Campbell dead

    Charles E. "Elmer" Campbell, a member of a respected family of blacksmiths that worked for generations at East Coast racetracks, died Jan. 31 at his Miami home. He was 83.