Stock Car Races on the Mile Dirt Racetrack at the

Montgomery County Fairgrounds in

Coffeyville, Kansas

Sunday, October 11, 1953

 

Sanctioned by Southeast Kansas Racing Club

  Promoted by George Radell & Truman Stoker of Pittsburg, Kansas doing business as the Coffeyville Racing Association

Starter / flagman Lloyd Peak of Girard, Kansas

Public Address announcer Bill Bowser of Coffeyville, Kansas

Number of entries 23

Adult admission $1.00 

 

 

 

 

Trophy Dash 4 Cars 4 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Car Owner

From

Automobile

1

94JR

Jay Moore

Pittsburg, Kansas

Pittsburg, Kansas

1937 Cadillac LaSalle coupe

2

11

Bill Eslick

Tulsa, Oklahoma

Harold Ivy

Coffeyville, Kansas

1934 Ford 5-window coupe

3

88

Harold Thompson

Carthage, Missouri

Earl Goodman

Carthage, Missouri

Pink 1933 Plymouth 5-window coupe

DNF

55

Marvin Trowbridge

Tulsa, Oklahoma

George Cashman

Coffeyville, Kansas

White / Red 5-window Chevrolet coupe

Trowbridge crashed through the fence on the south curve.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

First Heat Race 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Car Owner

From

Automobile

1

8

Harley Wettstein

Pittsburg, Kansas

Harley Wettstein

Pittsburg, Kansas

Ford coupe

2

Sweet 16

Vaughn Curry

Carthage, Missouri

Frank Sewell

Coffeyville, Kansas

Ford coupe

3

Little 5

Lucius Bailey

Coffeyville, Kansas

Bill Hamlin

Joplin, Missouri

White / Blue 3-window Ford coupe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Second Heat Race 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Car Owner

From

Automobile

1

21JR

Joe Youvan

Franklin, Kansas

Pete Battitori

Franklin, Kansas

Black / White 5-window Ford coupe

2

94JR

Jay Moore

Pittsburg, Kansas

 

Pittsburg, Kansas

1937 Cadillac LaSalle coupe

3

33

Ray Clark

Pittsburg, Kansas

Stuart Blackett

Cherokee, Kansas

1933 Plymouth 5-window coupe

4

3

Happy Hart

Tulsa, Oklahoma

Clifford Seaton

Coffeyville, Kansas

White / Red 1932 Ford 5-window coupe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Consolation Race 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Car Owner

From

Automobile

1

66

Joe Seifried

Tulsa, Oklahoma

Cleo White & Frank Savage

Coffeyville, Kansas

1934 Ford coupe

2

3

Happy Hart

Tulsa, Oklahoma

Clifford Seaton

Coffeyville, Kansas

White / Red 1932 Ford 5-window coupe

3

55

Marvin Trowbridge

Tulsa, Oklahoma

George Cashman

Coffeyville, Kansas

White / Red 5-window Chevrolet coupe

4

88

Harold Thompson

Carthage, Missouri

Earl Goodman

Carthage, Missouri

Pink 1933 Plymouth 5-window coupe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Feature 15 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Car Owner

From

Automobile

1

94JR

Jay Moore

Pittsburg, Kansas

Pittsburg, Kansas

1937 Cadillac LaSalle coupe

2

88

Harold Thompson

Carthage, Missouri

Earl Goodman

Carthage, Missouri

Pink 1933 Plymouth 5-window coupe

3

11

Bill Eslick

Tulsa, Oklahoma

Harold Ivy

Coffeyville, Kansas

1934 Ford 5-window coupe

4

21JR

  Joe Youvan

Franklin, Kansas

  Pete Battitori

  Franklin, Kansas

Black / White 5-window Ford coupe

5

3

  Happy Hart

Tulsa, Oklahoma

  Clifford Seaton

  Coffeyville, Kansas

White / Red 1932 Ford 5-window coupe

 

 

 

 

 

Joe Youvan

Ryan Rector collection

Ray Clark

Tim Belk collection

Marvin Trowbridge

Ryan Rector collection

Harold Thompson

Ryan Rector collection