Stock Car Races on the ½ Mile Dirt Racetrack at the

Montgomery County Fairgrounds in

Coffeyville, Kansas

Friday, June 19, 1959

 

Sanctioned by – Southeast Kansas Racing Club

Race Organizer – Marvin 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

8 Ball

Bill Eslick

Tulsa, Oklahoma

Wilfred L. “Dub” Hodges

Caney, Kansas

3-window Plymouth coupe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Second Heat – 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Car Owner

From

Automobile

1

1

Leroy Kendall

Emmett & Mervin “Shorty” Ryan

Coffeyville, Kansas

5-window Ford coupe

2

Driver has yet to be identified

3

11

Bud Morgan

Chanute, Kansas

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

Coffeyville, Kansas

1934 Ford 5-window coupe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Consolation – 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Car Owner

From

Automobile

1

19

Harvey Shane

Parsons, Kansas

Frank Osborn, Ed Abshier & Jack Stephens

Coffeyville, Kansas

1932 Plymouth 5-window coupe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Trophy Dash – 4 Cars – 4 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Car Owner

From

Automobile

1

19

Harvey Shane

Parsons, Kansas

Frank Osborn, Ed Abshier & Jack Stephens

Coffeyville, Kansas

1932 Plymouth 5-window coupe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Feature – 15 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Car Owner

From

Automobile

1

19

Harvey Shane

Parsons, Kansas

Frank Osborn, Ed Abshier & Jack Stephens

Coffeyville, Kansas

1932 Plymouth 5-window coupe

 

24

Don Kinnamon

Independence, Kansas

Carl & Wanda Riley

Sedan, Kansas

Pink / Black 1932 Plymouth 5-window coupe 

DNF

5

Charlie Hovis

Coffeyville, Kansas

Charles Hovis

Coffeyville, Kansas

DNF

34

Bob Baker

Pittsburg, Kansas

Dick Nash

Coffeyville, Kansas

Light Blue / Black 5-window Dodge coupe

DNF

25

Larry Maxwell

Jack Stephens

South Coffeyville, Oklahoma

White / Black 1934 Ford 3-window coupe

Hovis flipped end-over-end on the north turn.

 

 

 

 

Leroy Kendall

Wooten collection

Bob Baker

Roy Duncan collection