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I will be celebrating my birthday at the Monterey Fairgrounds.

I want to use saddle towel as tablecloths.

What is the material used for saddle towels? and what is printed on the towel.

Couldn't find a pattern to make my own

I found information about the numbers.

Try to get an image of one.

Answer
I don't know much about saddle towels, but I did a Google search for "what are saddle towels made of" and got good results.  I recommend that you try that.  I did see that one site says the towels are made of poplin and another said "65% cotton and 35% polyester."  That site also said they can put printing on the towel.

I hope this helps a little.  

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I can answer questions about handicapping and betting horse races. I can answer questions about speed figures and morning workouts of race horses on the southern California workout circuit (Santa Anita, Hollywood Park, and Del Mar racetracks).

Experience

I started as a casual race fan in 1978, became a serious fan in the 1980's, worked as a pari-mutuel clerk in the mid-1980's, was a serious bettor (earning hundreds of thousands of dollars in the late 1980's and early 1990's), sold shares in race horse syndicates in 1992-93 as a part of the Team Valor stable, was the customer service director for the Handicapper's Report publication from 1993-1997, became the owner and publisher of Handicapper's Report from 1997-2001, continue to work as a writer and consultant to Handicapper's Report to this day.

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Handicapper's Report (www.hreport.com) SoCalSpecial (http://SoCalSpecial.com) Phillips Racing Newsletter Meadow's Racing Monthly

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I've been involved in the horse racing industry for more than 34 years, learning by doing.

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