CH. MARJETTA NATIONAL ACCLAIM – (Ch. Fire Signs Smackwater Jack x Ch. Truewithem A Taste Of Triumph) (w.2/6/81- 1992) Bred by Marjorie Martorella, “Deputy” was co-owned by Michael Zollo and Mrs. Alan R. Robson and always handled by Michael.  His name, National Acclaim seemed prophetic when he became the third pointer in history (and the first in 54 years) to win Best In Show at Westminster in 1986.  He carries the bloodlines of the two previous winners, HOF Ch. Governor Moscow 1925 and Ch. Nancolleth Markable 1932. He is strongly (75%) line bred Bryant, beginning with his dam, HOF Ch. Truewithem A Taste Of Triumph, and her littermate, Ch. Truewithem Abercrombie (Deputy’s grandsire on his sire’s side).  Including his dam, “Donna”, there are ELEVEN Hall of Fame pointers in his pedigree: Ch. Counterpoint’s Lord Ashley, Ch. Maryjay’s Majesty, Ch. Shelbark’s Twenty Carats, Ch. Bryant’s Buckeye Claudia, Ch. Finefield’s Cover Girl, Ch. Vilmar’s Lucky, Ch. Mihaski’s Mr. Chipps, Ch. Elstone Citadel, Ch. Drumgannon Dreadnought and Ch. Governor Moscow.  His sire’s dam is outcross bred with famous English and American bloodlines, including Tyler’s Showfield and Crookrise, Richland, Kenmure and Bryant through HOF Ashley.  Deputy is the All- Time Top Producing Pointer Sire with 109 champion get, including top winning Best In Show and Group pointers and several top producing sires and dams in the breed.  He appears on the dam’s side in the fourth generation of Hall of Fame DC Woodspoint Remington, CD MH VAX.


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