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Post by RT88 » Sat Jan 04, 2014 11:07 am

1952 Bath Speedway in New York
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Post by RT88 » Sat Jan 04, 2014 11:35 am

A 1959 photo of Mert Stine from Hagerstown Speedway. Stine often had his car numbers match the year.
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A 1959 article about Hagerstown Speedway
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Post by bagger » Sat Jan 04, 2014 12:34 pm

RT88 wrote:1961 Lorain County Speedway in Ohio
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Post by supertc88 » Sat Jan 04, 2014 1:33 pm

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Post by RT88 » Sat Jan 11, 2014 9:54 am

That is a great post Al! Looking through old papers from the south there was a lot of negro-only races and also speedways that had separate grandstands.

This ad is for Rendezvous Speedway in Alaska from 1959. Track bills itself as being the farthest north speedway
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Post by RT88 » Sat Jan 11, 2014 9:57 am

Here is a newspaper results from Rendezvous Speedway
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Post by RT88 » Sat Jan 11, 2014 10:01 am

An ad from 1958 for Potomac Valley Speedway
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Post by RT88 » Sat Jan 11, 2014 10:04 am

1958 ad for stock car races and tractor pulls at the Lafayette County Fairground in Wisconsin
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Post by RT88 » Sat Jan 11, 2014 10:06 am

Another 1958 ad this for Rockford Speedway in Illinois
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Post by RT88 » Sat Jan 11, 2014 10:08 am

The Freeport Speedway in Illinois from 1958
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Post by RT88 » Sat Jan 11, 2014 10:11 am

I seem to have a number from 1958. This is the Northwood Fairground in Iowa
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Post by RT88 » Sat Jan 11, 2014 10:12 am

From the Austin Fairground in Minnesota - year is 1958
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Post by RT88 » Sat Jan 11, 2014 10:39 am

Oswego, NY ad from 1964 includes the purse
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