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00:00:05 - Sister's involvement with Keeneland

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Partial Transcript: Okay, this is Kim Lady Smith.

Segment Synopsis: In this opening segment, Chandler talks about her sister who recently passed away and who was very involved with Keeneland. Her sister did not work with the horses like Chandler did but helped improve the appearance of Keeneland and make it more accessible to the public.

Keywords: Decorations; Husbands; Interviews; Sisters

Subjects: Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926-; Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926- --Interviews; Horse breeders--Interviews; Keeneland (Ky.); Mill Ridge Farm (Ky.); Poverty

00:07:32 - Father and Edward Fallon

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Partial Transcript: Um, I was telling you about my, uh, discussions with, uh--my interview with Ed Fallon and his, his talking about your dad.

Segment Synopsis: In this segment, Chandler talks about her father, Hal Price Headley, and the horse farm he ran when she was young. Her father worked with Edward Fallon and they were very close business partners. Chandler elaborates on their business relationship and on each of their personalities.

Keywords: Churches; Farms; Hal Price Headley; Hunts; Management; Sales

Subjects: Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926-; Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926- --Interviews; Fallon, Edward Hagyard, 1931-; Family farms; Horse breeders--Interviews; Horse farms; Horse racing

00:16:39 - Experience around celebrity horses

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Partial Transcript: Um, the, uh--one of the--another thing that I had, had read in something I found on you online, that, uh, when you were a child, you dad put you up on Man 'o War.

Segment Synopsis: Chandler talks about her experiences around celebrity horses such as Man 'o War and Secretariat. She was able to ride Man 'o War when she was child and talks for a little bit about that experience.

Keywords: Barbaro (Race horse); Funerals

Subjects: Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926-; Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926- --Interviews; Horse breeders--Interviews; Horses; Man o' War (Race horse); Secretariat (Race horse)

00:19:56 - Experiences around lesser known horses

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Partial Transcript: A couple other stories that I, uh, have come across that I don't think we've talked about in, um--one was the 1938 Bluegrass at Keeneland when Menow and Bull Lea, is that right?

Segment Synopsis: Chandler goes on from talking about some celebrity horses to some lesser known horses that have had an impact on her professional life.

Keywords: Fillies; Houses; Menow (Race horse); Sir Ivor (Race horse); Yearlings

Subjects: Bull Lea (Race horse); Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926-; Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926- --Interviews; Horse breeders--Interviews; Horses; Keeneland (Ky.)

00:26:35 - Sir Ivor (Race horse)

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Partial Transcript: Uhm, well of course the, uh, the horse that is most often associated with you is Sir Ivor.

Segment Synopsis: Sir Ivor is the horse that established Chandler's name in the horse business. Chandler takes this section to discuss the details of Sir Ivor's lineage and his win in Ireland.

Keywords: Ireland; Sales; Sir Ivor (Race horse)

Subjects: Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926-; Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926- --Interviews; Family farms; Horse breeders--Interviews; Horse racing; Horses; Keeneland (Ky.)

00:37:14 - Farm help, trainers, and jockeys

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Partial Transcript: Uh, let's go back then a little bit more to your childhood, 'cause you've got some wonderful childhood stories and apparently I'm getting some that you don't even remember now.

Segment Synopsis: Chandler talks about the people she has worked with in the past and people who worked with her father. Growing up, Chandler spent a lot of time with her father's helping hands. She talks about her experiences with them and what all they would do for her father.

Keywords: Employees; Exercise boys; Horsemen; Workers

Subjects: Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926-; Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926- --Interviews; Horse breeders--Interviews; Horses

00:48:49 - Women in the horse industry

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Partial Transcript: Another thing that, um--we're kind of jumping around here but--

Segment Synopsis: Chandler mentions some women who have made a living working in the horse industry. She tells Smith that she finds it important to mention women who do great work in the industry since they are not likely to be talked about in the mainstream industry.

Keywords: Bonding; Bonds; Training; Women

Subjects: Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926-; Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926- --Interviews; Fallon, Edward Hagyard, 1931-; Horse breeders--Interviews; Horses; Women in horse sports

00:53:50 - Changes in veterinary medicine

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Partial Transcript: Um, one thing Ed Fallon told me, uh, because we talked awful lot about the changes in, in veterinary care--

Segment Synopsis: Chandler talks about the changes that have taken place in the industry due to improvements in veterinary medicine. Chandler talks about some of the tools she has gained from veterinary medicine and how she uses them on a daily basis.

Keywords: Advances; Changes; Foals; Lights; Mares; Veterinarians

Subjects: Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926-; Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926- --Interviews; Fallon, Edward Hagyard, 1931-; Horse breeders--Interviews; Horses--Care; Veterinarians; Veterinary medicine

01:00:09 - Problems in the horse industry

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Partial Transcript: What was it that made you feel that the medication issues were a problem i, i--within the industry?

Segment Synopsis: Following from the discussion of veterinary medicine Smith asks about the problem of horse drugging in the industry. Chandler talks about problems of medication and of industry autonomy as being two concerns she has for the industry.

Keywords: Drugging; Drugs

Subjects: Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926-; Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926- --Interviews; Doping in horse racing; Horse industry--Kentucky; Horse industry--Law and legislation--Kentucky; Horse industry.

01:04:32 - Breeder's Cup

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Partial Transcript: Another thing you're involved with is, uh, the Breeder's Cup.

Segment Synopsis: Chandler spends a little bit of time talking about her involvement with the Breeder's Cup. At the time, the Breeder's Cup had moved out to California. Chandler talks about this decision and gives her opinions about the Breeder's Cup.

Keywords: Options

Subjects: Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926-; Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926- --Interviews; Horse breeders--Interviews; Horses

01:07:00 - Keeneland sales and farm management

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Partial Transcript: Um, how'd you do at Keeneland this year at, uh, the sales?

Segment Synopsis: Chandler talks about the sale she had at Keeneland that year and about the business at her farm. At the time of the interview, she was in the process of giving the farm to her son. She gives her reasons for making this exchange and gives her hopes for the future of the farm.

Keywords: Ages; Buying; Children; Family farms; Hired; Horse farms; Inheritance; Sales

Subjects: Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926-; Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926- --Interviews; Horse breeders--Interviews; Horses

01:10:35 - Casino bill and concluding remarks

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Partial Transcript: Um, another thing that's going on right now, we, we talked a little bit about earlier is, uh, uh, the casino bill.

Segment Synopsis: In this final section, Chandler talks about the Casino Bill and its implications for the industry. She provides a few closing remarks on her work to wrap up the interview.

Keywords: Bills; Casinos; Gambling; Gaming; Legislation

Subjects: Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926-; Chandler, Alice Headley, 1926- --Interviews; Horse breeders--Interviews; Horses