Thread: Reminiscing... Lakeside Figure 8's
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Old 06-11-2009, 03:42 PM   #4
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Default Re: Lakeside Figure 8's

Originally Posted by webmaster View Post
That's a great post Thomas (as usual). I had no idea they ever ran Figure 8's at Lakeside.
You should have seen it, what a hoot.

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LAKESIDE - Late at night by the old Lakeside Speedway, you can hear the ghosts - The barking, crackling "Flathead Fords", the zinging "Chevy Stove Bolt's", The rumbling of the "KK-Offy's", and the snarling "Ford V8-60's". Listen and faintly hear the announcer say, "Ladies and gentlemen, the line up for the trophy dash," and the place would erupt with the mix echoes of cheers and boo's...Remember...
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