Jalopy Stock Car Races

Grant County Fairgrounds

Ulysses, Kansas

Friday Night – June 14, 1957

 

Sponsor – Charles B. Hart American Legion Post 379

Races Sanctioned by – Grant County Racing Association 

Race Director – Ernest Mann of Ulysses, Kansas

 

 

 

 

Time Trials – 26 Cars – 1 Lap

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Time

  1

54

Albert “Irish” Bruggeman

Garden City, Kansas

21.20

  2

21

Merle "Rabbit" Trahern

Sublette, Kansas

21.23

  3

87

John Carter

Ulysses, Kansas

21.33

  4

80

Stanley Trahern

Dodge City, Kansas

21.35

  5

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

21.37

  6

33

George Whitehead

Walsh, Colorado

21.49

  7

48

J. Timbley

21.51

  8

25

James "Ace" Noland

Dodge City, Kansas

21.53

  9

55

Larry Torson

Dodge City, Kansas

21.59

10

13

Eldon Smith

Johnson, Kansas

21.92

11

62

Clarence "Nut" Cokeley

Liberal, Kansas

22.01

12

16

C. J. Mouser

Garden City, Kansas

22.17

13

66

Scott Talbert, Sr.

Ulysses, Kansas

22.21

14

89

J. D.  Pflieger

Dodge City, Kansas

22.22

15

83

Bob Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

22.36

16

34

Bertie "Junior" Dapron

Walsh, Colorado

22.38

17

76

Fred Gleason

Ulysses, Kansas

22.46

18

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

22.47

19

Y4

Ken Wallin

Lamar, Colorado

23.23

20

31

Bob Carrithers

Hooker, Oklahoma

23.75

21

19

Haskell Terry

Hooker, Oklahoma

26.19

22

88

Charles "Chuck" Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

26.90

23

23

Gene Coffman

Liberal, Kansas

27.08

24

6

Jim Gibbs

Dodge City, Kansas

27.31

25

35

Emmett Packard

Walsh, Colorado

27.78

26

37

Bernard Pfeifer

Leoti, Kansas

NT

 

These races rained out after time trials were completed and the first heat race was lining up.

Larry Torson

Cokeley collection

 

Ace Noland

Cokeley collection

 

Rabbit Trahern

Coffman collection

 

Don Shumard

Coffman collection

 

Stanley Trahern

Cokeley collection

 

C. J. Mouser

Coffman collection

 

Nut Cokeley

Cokeley collection

 

Lyle Lewis

Huddleston & Peoples photo from the Cokeley collection

 

J. D. Pflieger

Huddleston & Peoples photo from the Cokeley collection

Scott Talbert

Jennie Talbert photo

 

Jim Gibbs

Huddleston & Peoples photo from the Cokeley collection

 

Gene Coffman

Coffman collection

 

Haskell Terry

Coffman collection

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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