Stock Car Races on the ½ Mile Dirt Racetrack at the

Montgomery County Fairgrounds in

Coffeyville, Kansas

Friday, July 10, 1959

 

Sanctioned by – Southeast Kansas Racing Club

Race OrganizerMarvin Patterson of Coffeyville, Kansas

Starter, flagman, referee – Cleo White of Coffeyville, Kansas

Public address announcer – Bill Bowser of Coffeyville, Kansas

Adult admission – $1.00

 

 

 

 

First Heat – 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Car Owner

From

Automobile

1

43

Fred Collins

Chanute, Kansas

Fred Collins

Chanute, Kansas

Red / Black 1934 Ford 5-window coupe

2

8 Ball

Bill Eslick

Tulsa, Oklahoma

Wilfred L. “Dub” Hodges

Caney, Kansas

3-window Plymouth coupe

3

23

Squirt Bartholomew

Coffeyville, Kansas

Clifford “Squirt” Bartholomew

Coffeyville, Kansas

White / Red 1932 Ford coupe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Second Heat – 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Car Owner

From

Automobile

1

3

Joe Seifried

Tulsa, Oklahoma

Clifford Seaton

Coffeyville, Kansas

White / Red 1932 Ford 5-window coupe

2

11

Bud Morgan

Chanute, Kansas

Dr. Herbert B. George, D. C., & Marvin Patterson

Coffeyville, Kansas

1934 Ford 5-window coupe

3

18

Ralph Roby

Lamar, Missouri

Lewis Carter

Coffeyville, Kansas

5-window coupe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Consolation – 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Car Owner

From

Automobile

1

34

Bob Baker

Pittsburg, Kansas

Dick Nash

Coffeyville, Kansas

Light Blue / Black 5-window Dodge coupe

2

1

“Hot Rod” Page

Tulsa, Oklahoma

Emmett & Mervin “Shorty” Ryan

Coffeyville, Kansas

5-window Ford coupe

3

21

Corky VanGotten

Chanute, Kansas

Frank VanGotten

Chanute, Kansas

1934 Ford coupe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Trophy Dash – 4 Cars – 4 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Car Owner

From

Automobile

1

8 Ball

Bill Eslick

Tulsa, Oklahoma

Wilfred L. “Dub” Hodges

Caney, Kansas

3-window Plymouth coupe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Holdover Feature from July 4, 1959 – 15 Laps

Held over from July 4, 1959

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Car Owner

From

Automobile

1

18

Ralph Roby

Lamar, Missouri

Lewis Carter

Coffeyville, Kansas

5-window coupe

2

8 Ball

Bill Eslick

Tulsa, Oklahoma

Wilfred. L. “Dub” Hodges

Caney, Kansas

3-window Plymouth coupe

3

34

Bob Baker

Pittsburg, Kansas

Dick Nash

Coffeyville, Kansas

Light Blue / Black 5-window Dodge coupe

4

11

Bud Morgan

Chanute, Kansas

Dr. Herbert B. George, D. C. & Marvin Patterson

Coffeyville, Kansas

1934 Ford 5-window coupe

5

1

“Hot Rod” Page

Tulsa, Oklahoma

Emmett & Mervin “Shorty” Ryan

Coffeyville, Kansas

5-window Ford coupe

6

7

Don Kinnamon

Independence, Kansas

 

 

 

7

33

Eddie Goin

Coffeyville, Kansas

Jim Kimbrel

Coffeyville, Kansas

1937 Nash 3-window coupe

4 preliminary races were also run on July 4, 1959 but no results of any of those races have been located to date. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Feature – 15 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Car Owner

From

Automobile

1

11

Bud Morgan

Chanute, Kansas

Dr. Herbert B. George, D. C. & Marvin Patterson

Coffeyville, Kansas

1934 Ford 5-window coupe

2

23

Squirt Bartholomew

Coffeyville, Kansas

Clifford “Squirt” Bartholomew

Coffeyville, Kansas

White / Red 1932 Ford 5-window coupe

3

21

Corky VanGotten

Chanute, Kansas

Frank VanGotten

Chanute, Kansas

1934 Ford coupe

4

5

Charlie Hovis

Coffeyville, Kansas

Charles Hovis

Coffeyville, Kansas

5

34

Bob Baker

Pittsburg, Kansas

Dick Nash

Coffeyville, Kansas

Light Blue / Black 5-window Dodge coupe 

6

1

“Hot Rod” Page

Tulsa, Oklahoma

Emmett & Mervin “Shorty” Ryan

Coffeyville, Kansas

5-window Ford coupe

7

24

Pete Rasnic

Coffeyville, Kansas

Carl & Wanda Riley

Sedan, Kansas

Pink / Black 1932 Plymouth 5-window coupe 

 7th place in this race paid $7.26.

 

 

 

 

Eddie Goin

Roy Duncan collection

Squirt Bartholomew

Roy Duncan collection

Joe Seifried left with Cliff Seaton

Roy Duncan collection

 

 

 

 

Bob Baker

Roy Duncan collection

Ralph Roby right with Louis Carter

Roby collection

Hot Rod Page

Wooten collection

 

 

 

 

 Fred Collins

Mossman collection