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Unknown or local racers and cars.

Posted: Wed May 18, 2016 9:46 am
by Wheelzman
I have been searching for a 40 Willys that was raced locally here in the Canton Ohio area owned by Gary Schmidt of Navarre Ohio. Any leads are appreciated. If you have a favorite local racer or car please post it. Thanks.
While searching I found this item at:
http://eastcoastdragtimeshalloffame.com ... the-green/
flags5-Ed-Garlits-don garlits brother vs-Bill-Smikth-Amelia-Earhart.jpg
flags5-Ed-Garlits-don garlits brother vs-Bill-Smikth-Amelia-Earhart.jpg (6.45 MiB) Viewed 3065 times
Flagman has his back to Buick powered “Don’s Speed Shop” dragster, foreground. Ed Garlits (Don Garlits’ brother) won Top Eliminator over Bill Smith’s carbureted, Moon-disc equipped Chrysler Hemi. Amelia Earhart Field, Hialeah, FL, 1959.

Re: Unknown or local racers and cars.

Posted: Fri May 20, 2016 1:48 pm
by draglist
Cool stuff. bp