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 Post subject: Re: Hawthorne 35's
PostPosted: Wed Mar 13, 2013 1:32 pm 
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I think the 2 is Halaquist also.....

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 Post subject: Re: Hawthorne 35's
PostPosted: Wed Mar 13, 2013 2:43 pm 
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1080 wrote:
I think the 2 is Halaquist also.....


It does look like the Nesler Car, but maybe the photo was not from the twin 50s, because Halaquist was not among the finishers.

First 50 lap feature: Rapp, Busson, Mast, Harrison, Partello, Adamson, Bell, Backlund, Wallace, Auxter, Rough, Linder, Richert, Braithwaite, Guisbert, McAndrews

Second 50-lap feature: Adamson, Richert, Busson, Harrison, Backlund, Rough, Auxter, Wallace, Rapp, Linder, Mast, Partello, Bell, Braithwaite, McAndrews, Guisbert


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 Post subject: Re: Hawthorne 35's
PostPosted: Wed Mar 13, 2013 8:52 pm 
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Mr Consoli, are you willing to share additonal photos of Bobbie Adamson? This is a wonderful post about one of the greatest ever.


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 Post subject: Re: Hawthorne 35's
PostPosted: Thu Mar 14, 2013 9:28 am 
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On the 1968 port photo of the topless 5 car, was bobbie just checking the car out? He drove the blue 35 in the races that day.


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 Post subject: Re: Hawthorne 35's
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grocery1 wrote:
On the 1968 port photo of the topless 5 car, was bobbie just checking the car out? He drove the blue 35 in the races that day.


That photo is from a Grove URC race.


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 Post subject: Re: Hawthorne 35's
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Al Consoli wrote:
35-77 ADAMSON wrote:
Reading or Allentown ? Not sure 67 or 68 ? Maybe one of you will remember.


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THIS... is sprint car racing!

Many thanks to Al and all who share their photos. I miss the sound of those long extended exhausts...

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 Post subject: Re: Hawthorne 35's
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Ready for the green


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 Post subject: Re: Hawthorne 35's
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Williams Grove 1967, Dad & Jack Gunn. No bleeders back then enlarge & look at the right rear.


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 Post subject: Re: Hawthorne 35's
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I love this stuff Many thanks Al and 35-77 ! :thumbleft: :cheers2: :thumbright:

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 Post subject: Re: Hawthorne 35's
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Al I think that #47 was a URC car and had been one of the Traylor cars back in the day.

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 Post subject: Re: Hawthorne 35's
PostPosted: Thu Mar 14, 2013 6:34 pm 
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Brett, keep putting the pictures on here. These are great!! They bring back a lot of memories!


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 Post subject: Re: Hawthorne 35's
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NICE pictures! :thumbleft:

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 Post subject: Re: Hawthorne 35's
PostPosted: Fri Mar 15, 2013 7:14 pm 
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Thank you. Brett and Al for posting these pic's of my boyhood hero :yessss:


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 Post subject: Re: Hawthorne 35's
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I will put the wing on soon


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 Post subject: Re: Hawthorne 35's
PostPosted: Sat Mar 16, 2013 7:40 pm 
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Nice!


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