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Old 10-09-2010, 09:30 PM   #10
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Originally Posted by BJR54 View Post
Here is the finishing order to the Jimmy Bryant Memorial as posted on ultimateracinghistory.com. As a personal note My grandfather Bill Smith finished 29th in a 1960 Ford Starliner.

Jimmy Bryan Memorial

USAC Stock Car race
Arizona State Fairgrounds, Phoenix, AZ
February 5, 1961
100 laps on 1 mile dirt oval; 100 miles

Fin St Driver # Owner Car Laps Money Status Laps Led
1 1 Paul Goldsmith 1960 Pontiac 100 1,500 running 89
2 7 John Rostek 1960 Ford 0
3 16 Elmer Musgrave 1961 Ford 0
4 3 Dick Hutcherson 1961 Ford 0
5 10 Norm Nelson 1960 Ford 0
6 12 Ron Hornaday Sr. 1961 Ford 0
7 21 Dave Lundman 1960 Ford 0
8 29 Jim Blomgren 1960 Ford 0
9 30 Brownie Brown 1960 Ford 0
10 24 Dempsey Wilson 1959 Plymouth 0
11 4 Danny Letner 1960 Ford 0
12 15 Gordon Gorman 1958 Ford 0
13 Eddie Meyer 0
14 28 Bruce Worrell 1960 Ford 0
15 23 Gene Long 1958 Mercury 0
16 19 Jack Norton 1959 Chevrolet 0
17 26 Dick Cook 1959 Plymouth 0
18 5 Jim Rathmann 1961 Ford 63 mechanical 0
19 14 Lloyd Dane 1959 Ford 0
20 8 A.J. Foyt 88 H. Richardson 1961 Ford 0
21 2 Rodger Ward 1960 Ford 48 accident 11
22 13 Parnelli Jones 1960 Ford 48 accident 0
23 6 Tony Bettenhausen 1958 Ford 0
24 9 Whitey Gerken 1960 Ford 0
25 25 Marvin Heinis 1960 Ford 0
26 22 Mel Larson 1958 Mercury 0
27 17 Bobby Unser 1960 Chevrolet 0
28 20 Bill Cheesbourg 1959 Ford radiator 0
29 18 Bill Smith 1960 Ford 0
30 27 Bob Hogle 1958 Pontiac 0
31 11 Wayne Weiler 1959 Plymouth 1 driveshaft 0
32 Bill Shoulders 0


Notes: Some reports place Hutcherson third and Musgrave fourth.
Time of race: 01:14:19
Average Speed: 80.72 MPH
Pole Speed: 41.87 seconds

Johnny Rostek and Lou Wendzel @ Intermountain Speedway, WY circa 1959. ~VB
http://autoracingmemories.com/forums...=johnny+rostek
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