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Old 06-04-2014, 01:33 AM   #1
RJ Butz
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Default "Speedy" Bill Smith

Most of you might have heard, but for those who haven't - We lost a great rodder/racer and businessman, "Speedy" Bill Smith on Friday the 30th of May. He was 84.
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Old 06-04-2014, 01:20 PM   #2
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RIP "Speedy Bill", thanks for all the great parts over the years!!!
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Old 06-19-2014, 11:08 PM   #3
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Never forget when a bunch of us kids rode to the track at York, Nebraska where I saw Speedy Bill for the first time piloting his #4 sedan. Have admired him ever since.
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