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The Spring Racing Season in Melbourne Australia has The Caulfield Cup as one of its early highlights. Punters try their best to beat the odds in the competitive and outstanding quality of the horses in the field.

In 1972 World War II British Cabinet documents were released as earlier the 50 year embargo had been reduced to 30 years with some exceptions of 50 and 75 years. At that time updated microfilm use had made possible the release of more documents than was formerly available in printed versions.