Jalopy Stock Car Races

Grant County Fairgrounds

Ulysses, Kansas

Friday Night August 10, 1956

 

Sponsor Charles B. Hart American Legion Post 379

Races Sanctioned by Grant County Racing Association 

Race Director Ernest Mann of Ulysses, Kansas

 

Total Purse $400

 

 

Lyle Lewis

Huddleston & Peoples photo from the Cokeley collection

 

Don Shumard

Huddleston & Peoples photo from the Cokeley collection

 

Stanley Trahern

Cokeley collection

 

Dutch Davis

Cokeley collection

 

Bill Humphreys

Huddleston & Peoples photo from the Cokeley collection

 

Johnny Thomas

Thomas collection

 

Scott Talbert, Sr.

Cokeley collection

 

Bob Elliott

Cokeley collection

 

Carroll Russell

Coffman collection

 

Loren Rapp

Coffman collection

 

 

Larry Torson

Cokeley collection

 

Chuck Arnold

Dutch Davis collection

 

Dean Lewis

Huddleston & Peoples photo from the Cokeley collection

 

 

Time Trials 26 Cars 1 Lap

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Time

  1

97

Dale Carter

Ulysses, Kansas

20.63

  2

75

Charles "Chuck" Arnold

Ulysses, Kansas

20.69

  3

80

Stanley Trahern

Dodge City, Kansas

20.79

  4

90

Max Malone

Copeland, Kansas

20.83

  5

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

20.94

  6

79

Dean Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

21.07

  7

41

Johnny Thomas

Ashland, Kansas

21.15

  8

25

Floyd "Dutch" Davis

Dodge City, Kansas

21.27

  9

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

21.30

10

55

Larry Torson

Dodge City, Kansas

21.40

11

69

Bill Humphreys

Ulysses, Kansas

21.61

12

88

Charles "Chuck" Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

21.67

13

7

John Carter

Ulysses, Kansas

21.86

14

66

Clem Smith

Ulysses, Kansas

21.91

15

40

Scott Talbert, Sr.

Ulysses, Kansas

21.93

16

33

Bob Gilkey

22.05

17

93

Loren Rapp

Hooker, Oklahoma

22.18

18

37

Bernard Pfeifer

Leoti, Kansas

22.25

19

37

Carl Nester

22.39

20

89

Bob Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

22.51

21

16

Wayne Morris

Moscow, Kansas

22.76

22

98

Jerry Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

22.79

23

57

Fred Gleason

Ulysses, Kansas

22.85

24

31

Eldon Smith

Garden City, Kansas

24.07

25

76

Harold Minter

Ulysses, Kansas

26.95

26

19

Carroll Russell

Hooker, Oklahoma

NT

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

First Heat Race 8 Cars 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

90

Max Malone

Copeland, Kansas

  3

2

7

John Carter

Ulysses, Kansas

  2

3

37

Carl Nester

  1

4

16

Wayne Morris

Moscow, Kansas

  6

5

93

Loren Rapp

Hooker, Oklahoma

  5

6

37

Bernard Pfeifer

Leoti, Kansas

  8

89

Bob Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

  4

76

Harold Minter

Ulysses, Kansas

  7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Second Heat Race 8 Cars 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

97

Dale Carter

Ulysses, Kansas

  3

2

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

  8

3

55

Larry Torson

Dodge City, Kansas

  2

4

66

Clem Smith

Ulysses, Kansas

  7

 

33

Bob Gilkey

  1

 

31

Eldon Smith

Garden City, Kansas

  4

 

57

Fred Gleason

Ulysses, Kansas

  5

DNF

40

Scott Talbert, Sr.

Ulysses, Kansas 

  6

          Talbert's car crashed into the cable that surrounded the outside of the racetrack.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Third Heat Race 8 Cars 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

80

Stanley Trahern

Dodge City, Kansas

  6

2

75

Charles "Chuck" Lucas

Ulysses, Kansas

  4

3

69

Bill Humphreys

Ulysses, Kansas

  1

4

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

  5

5

25

Floyd "Dutch" Davis

Dodge City, Kansas

  8

6

79

Dean Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

  3

7

88

Charles "Chuck" Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

  2

8

41

Johnny Thomas

Ashland, Kansas

  7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Trophy Dash 6 Cars 6 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

97

Dale Carter

Ulysses, Kansas

2

2

80

Stanley Trahern

Dodge City, Kansas

6

7

John Carter

Ulysses, Kansas

1

90

Max Malone

Copeland, Kansas

3

 

75

Charles "Chuck" Arnold

Ulysses, Kansas

4

 

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Consolation Race 11 Cars 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

79

Dean Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

  6

2

89

Bob Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

  7

3

25

Floyd "Dutch" Davis

Dodge City, Kansas

10

4

33

Bob Gilkey

  9

5

57

Fred Gleason

Ulysses, Kansas

  2

 

93

Loren Rapp

Hooker, Oklahoma

  1

 

76

Harold Minter

Ulysses, Kansas

  3

 

31

Eldon Smith

Garden City, Kansas

  4

 

37

Bernard Pfeifer

Leoti, Kansas

  5

 

41

Johnny Thomas

Ashland, Kansas

  8

 

88

Charles "Chuck" Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

  11

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

B Feature 12 Cars 15 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

90

Max Malone

Copeland, Kansas

  3

2

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

  4

3

7

John Carter

Ulysses, Kansas

10

4

89

Bob Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

11

5

66

Clem Smith

Ulysses, Kansas

  8

37

Carl Nester

  1

33

Bob Gilkey

  2

 

93

Loren Rapp

Hooker, Oklahoma

  5

 

57

Fred Gleason

Ulysses, Kansas 

  6

 

76

Harold Minter

Ulysses, Kansas

  7

37

Bernard Pfeifer

Leoti, Kansas

  9

16

Wayne Morris

Moscow, Kansas

12

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Feature 10 Cars 20 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

97

Dale Carter

Ulysses, Kansas

  3

2

80

Stanley Trahern

Dodge City, Kansas

10

3

79

Dean Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

  7

4

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

  2

5

75

Charles "Chuck" Arnold

Ulysses, Kansas

  9

55

Larry Torson

Dodge City, Kansas

  1

 

41

Johnny Thomas

Ashland, Kansas

  4

 

69

Bill Humphreys

Ulysses, Kansas 

  5

25

Floyd "Dutch" Davis

Dodge City, Kansas

  6

88

Charles "Chuck" Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

  8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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