Jalopy Stock Car Races

Grant County Fairgrounds

Ulysses, Kansas

Friday Night July 19, 1957

 

Sponsor Charles B. Hart American Legion Post 379

Races Sanctioned by Grant County Racing Association 

Race Director Ernest Mann of Ulysses, Kansas

 

Attendance "A big crowd"

Total Purse $300

 

 

  

List of Entries - 28 Cars

Car #

Driver

From

00

Richard Figgans

Manter, Kansas

6

Floyd "Dutch" Davis

Dodge City, Kansas

12

Ted Kreger

Dodge City, Kansas

13

Eldon Smith

Tribune, Kansas

16

Gene Coffman

Liberal, Kansas

19

Allan Fischer

Hooker, Oklahoma

22

Bruce Westphal

Springfield, Colorado

24

Cecil "Junior" Maupin

Dodge City, Kansas

27

Clarence "Nut" Cokeley

Liberal, Kansas

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

31

Bob Carrithers

Hooker, Oklahoma

33

Kenneth Gillette

Dodge City, Kansas

33G

George Whitehead

Hooker, Oklahoma

34

Bertie "Junior" Dapron

Walsh, Colorado

35

Emmett Packard

Walsh, Colorado

37

Bernard Pfeifer

Leoti, Kansas

47

Jim Maskus

Dodge City, Kansas

50

Bob Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

55

Larry Torson

Dodge City, Kansas

66

Scott Talbert, Sr.

Ulysses, Kansas

73

Paul Befort, Jr.

Garden City, Kansas

75

Charles "Chuck" Arnold

Ulysses, Kansas

76

Fred Gleason

Ulysses, Kansas

78

Bob Richards

Idaho Springs, Colorado

83

W. E. "Bud" Blalock

Ulysses, Kansas

88

Charles "Chuck" Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

89

J. D. Pflieger

Dodge City, Kansas

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

Larry Torson

Cokeley collection

 

Lyle Lewis

Huddleston & Peoples photo from the Cokeley collection

 

J. D. Pflieger

Huddleston & Peoples photo from the Cokeley collection

 

Don Shumard

Coffman collection

 

Paul Befort, Jr.

Coffman collection

 

Nut Cokeley

Cokeley collection

 

Junior Maupin

Schrater family collection

 

Scott Talbert

Jennie Talbert photo

 

Ted Kreger

Coffman collection

 

Allan Fischer

Coffman collection

 

Chuck Arnold

Dutch Davis collection

 

Eldon Smith

Hauser collection

 

Jim Maskus

Huddleston & Peoples photo from the Cokeley collection

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

First Heat Race 7 Cars 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

27

Clarence "Nut" Cokeley

Liberal, Kansas

1

2

6

Floyd "Dutch" Davis

Dodge City, Kansas

2

3

76

Fred Gleason

Ulysses, Kansas

4

4

22

Bruce Westphal

Springfield, Colorado

3

31

Bob Cruthers

Dodge City, Kansas

5

00

Richard Figgans

Manter, Kansas

6

 

34

Bertie "Junior" Dapron

Walsh, Colorado

7

          First place in this race paid $15 in prize money.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Second Heat Race 9 Cars 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

73

Paul Befort

Garden City, Kansas

1

2

83

W. E. "Bud" Blalock

Ulysses, Kansas

8

3

89

J. D. Pflieger

Dodge City, Kansas

6

4

47

Jim Maskus

Dodge City, Kansas

4

33

Kenneth Gillette

Dodge City, Kansas

2

66

Scott Talbert, Sr.

Ulysses, Kansas

3

13

Eldon Smith

Tribune, Kansas

5

16

Gene Coffman

Liberal, Kansas

7

37

Bernard Pfeifer

Leoti, Kansas

9

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Third Heat Race 10 Cars 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

  2

2

24

Cecil "Junior" Maupin

Dodge City, Kansas

  3

3

50

Bob Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

10

4

55

Larry Torson

Dodge City, Kansas

  6

5

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

  9

6

75

Charles "Chuck" Arnold

Ulysses, Kansas

  7

7

88

Charles "Chuck" Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

  5

8

33G

George Whitehead

Hooker, Oklahoma

  1

 

35

Emmett Packard

Walsh, Colorado

  4

 

19

Allan Fischer

Hooker, Oklahoma

  8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     

 

 

 

 

 

Trophy Dash 6 Cars 6 Laps

Trophy Sponsor Dean and Lou's Tavern, Ulysses, Kansas

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

27

Clarence "Nut" Cokeley

Liberal, Kansas

1

2

24

Cecil "Junior" Maupin

Dodge City, Kansas

5

3

6

Floyd "Dutch" Davis

Dodge City, Kansas

2

73

Paul Befort

Garden City, Kansas

4

83

W. E. "Bud" Blalock

Ulysses, Kansas

3

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

First Semi-Final Race 14 Cars 10 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

27

Clarence "Nut" Cokeley

Liberal, Kansas

  2

2

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

10

3

78

Bob Richards

Idaho Springs, Colorado

  1

4

76

Fred Gleason

Ulysses, Kansas

  3

00

Richard Figgans

Manter, Kansas

  4

34

Bertie "Junior" Dapron

Walsh, Colorado

  5

66

Scott Talbert, Sr.

Ulysses, Kansas

  6

 

13

Eldon Smith

Tribune, Kansas

  7

 

16

Gene Coffman

Liberal, Kansas

  8

 

37

Bernard Pfeifer

Leoti, Kansas

  9

 

35

Emmett Packard

Walsh, Colorado

11

 

55

Larry Torson

Dodge City, Kansas

12

 

19

Allan Fischer

Hooker, Oklahoma

13

 

12

Ted Kreger

Dodge City, Kansas

14

         First place in this race paid $8 in prize money.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Second Semi-Final Race 14 Cars 10 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

6

Floyd "Dutch" Davis

Dodge City, Kansas

  1

2

89

J. D. Pflieger

Dodge City, Kansas

  8

3

88

Charles "Chuck" Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

12

4

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

14

22

Bruce Westphal

Springfield, Colorado

  2

31

Bob Cruthers

Dodge City, Kansas

  3

50

Bob Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

  4

73

Paul Befort, Jr.

Garden City, Kansas

  5

33

Keith Gillette

Dodge City, Kansas

  6

47

Jim Maskus

Dodge City, Kansas

  7

 

83

W. E. "Bud" Blalock

Ulysses, Kansas

  9

 

33G

George Whitehead

Hooker, Oklahoma

10

 

24

Cecil "Junior" Maupin

Dodge City, Kansas

11

 

75

Charles "Chuck" Arnold

Ulysses, Kansas

13

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     

 

 

 

 

First Consolation Race 6 Cars

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

00

Richard Figgans

Manter, Kansas

2

2

13

Eldon Smith

Tribune, Kansas

6

3

66

Scott Talbert, Sr.

Ulysses, Kansas

5

4

31

Bob Cruthers

Dodge City, Kansas

1

5

34

Bertie "Junior" Dapron

Walsh, Colorado

3

6

33

Kenneth Gillette

Dodge City, Kansas

4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Second Consolation Race 6 Cars

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

37

Bernard Pfeifer

Leoti, Kansas

2

2

19

Allan Fischer

Hooker, Oklahoma

4

3

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

5

4

35

Emmett Packard

Walsh, Colorado

3

5

16

Gene Coffman

Liberal, Kansas

1

6

75

Charles "Chuck" Arnold

Ulysses, Kansas

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

B Feature 9 Cars 15 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

6

Floyd "Dutch" Davis

Dodge City, Kansas

2

78

Bob Richards

Idaho Springs, Colorado

1

3

27

Clarence "Nut" Cokeley

Liberal, Kansas

4

50

Bill Elloitt

Ulysses, Kansas

5

73

Paul Befort, Jr.

Garden City, Kansas

6

00

Richard Figgans

Manter, Kansas

7

34

Bertie "Junior" Dapron

Walsh, Colorado

33

Kenneth Gillette

Dodge City, Kansas

2

 

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

3

           Third place in this race paid $15 in prize money.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

    

 

A Feature 12 Cars 20 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

89

J. D. Pflieger

Dodge City, Kansas

  2

2

24

Cecil "Junior" Maupin

Dodge City, Kansas

  7

3

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

  6

4

55

Larry Torson

Dodge City, Kansas

11

13

Eldon Smith

Tribune, Kansas

  1

83

W. E. "Bud" Blalock

Ulysses, Kansas

  3

37

Bernard Pfeifer

Leoti, Kansas

  4

33G

George Whitehead

Hooker, Oklahoma

  5

35

Emmett Packard

Walsh, Colorado

  8

31

Bob Cruthers

Dodge City, Kansas

  9

88

Charles "Chuck" Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

10

 

12

Charles "Chuck" Arnold

Ulysses, Kansas

12

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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