Jalopy Stock Car Races

Grant County Fairgrounds

Ulysses, Kansas

Friday Night – May 25, 1956

 

Sponsor – Charles B. Hart American Legion Post 379 of Ulysses, Kansas

Races Sanctioned by – Grant County Racing Association 

Race Director – Ernest Mann of Ulysses, Kansas

  

Total Purse – $400

 

 

 

 

Time Trials – 24 Cars – 1 Lap

Place 

Car #

Driver

From

Time

  1

80

Stanley Trahern

Ensign, Kansas

20.55

  2

75

Charles “Chuck” Arnold

Ulysses, Kansas

20.70

  3

18

Max Malone

Copeland, Kansas

21.00

  4

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

21.05

  5

25

Floyd “Dutch” Davis

Dodge City, Kansas

21.20

  6

89

J. D. Pflieger

Dodge City, Kansas

21.50

  7

40

Scott Talbert, Sr.

Ulysses, Kansas

21.65

  8

72

Clarence “Nut” Cokeley

Liberal, Kansas

21.70

  8

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

21.70

10

97

Dale Carter

Ulysses, Kansas

21.80

11

89

Bob Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

22.00

11

66

Clem Smith

Ulysses, Kansas 

22.00

13

98

Jerry Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

22.10

14

13

Eldon Smith

Syracuse, Kansas

22.30

15

37

Bernard Pfeifer

Leoti, Kansas

22.30

16

57

Fred Gleason

Ulysses, Kansas

22.70

17

88

Charles “Chuck” Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

22.80

18

81

Wayne Morris

Moscow, Kansas

25.40

 

Nut Cokeley

Cokeley collection

 

Bob Elliott

Cokeley collection

 

Chuck Arnold

Dutch Davis collection

 

Dutch Davis

Huddleston & Peoples photo from the Cokeley collection

 

Scott Talbert

Cokeley collection

 

Lyle Lewis

Huddleston & Peoples photo from the Cokeley collection

 

Don Shumard

Huddleston & Peoples photo from the Cokeley collection

 

Max Malone

Huddleston & Peoples photo from the Cokeley collection

 

Stanley Trahern

Cokeley collection

 

J. D. Pflieger

Huddleston & Peoples photo from the Cokeley collection

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

First Heat Race – 6 Cars – 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

89

Bob Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

4

2

72

Clarence “Nut” Cokeley

Liberal, Kansas

6

3

57

Fred Gleason

Ulysses, Kansas

3

4

98

Jerry Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

5

 

81

Wayne Morris

Moscow, Kansas 

1

 

40

Scott Talbert, Sr.

Ulysses, Kansas

2

     Cokeley was paid $15 from the purse for his second place finish in this race.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Second Heat Race – 6 Cars – 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

88

Charles “Chuck” Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

1

2

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

6

3

89

J. D. Pflieger

Dodge City, Kansas

4

4

37

Bernard Pfeifer

Leoti, Kansas

3

 

97

Dale Carter

Ulysses, Kansas

2

 

66

Clem Smith

Ulysses, Kansas

5

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Third Heat Race – 6 Cars – 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

25

Floyd “Dutch” Davis

Dodge City, Kansas

3

2

18

Max Malone

Copeland, Kansas

5

3

75

Charles “Chuck” Arnold

Ulysses, Kansas

6

4

80

Stanley Trahern

Ensign, Kansas

2

 

13

Eldon Smith

Syracuse, Kansas

1

 

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Trophy Dash – 6 Cars

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

88

Charles “Chuck” Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

3

 

89

Bob Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

1

 

72

Clarence “Nut” Cokeley

Liberal, Kansas

2

 

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

4

 

25

Floyd “Dutch” Davis

Dodge City, Kansas

5

 

18

Max Malone

Copeland, Kansas

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

Consolation Race – 5 Cars – 10 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

13

Eldon Smith

Syracuse, Kansas

4

2

40

Scott Talbert, Sr.

Ulysses, Kansas

2

3

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

5

 

81

Wayne Morris

Moscow, Kansas 

1

 

97

Dale Carter

Ulysses, Kansas

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

B Feature Race – 9 Cars – 15 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

88

Charles “Chuck” Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

7

2

89

J. D. Pflieger

Dodge City, Kansas

4

3

72

Clarence “Nut” Cokeley

Liberal, Kansas

6

4

40

Scott Talbert, Sr.

Ulysses, Kansas

2

 

81

Wayne Morris

Moscow, Kansas 

1

 

57

Fred Gleason

Ulysses, Kansas

3

 

98

Jerry Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

5

 

97

Dale Carter

Dale Carter

8

 

37

Bernard Pfeifer

Leoti, Kansas

9

     Cokeley was paid $14 from the purse for his third place finish in this race.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

    

 

A Feature Race – 8 Cars – 20 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

80

Stanley Trahern

Ensign, Kansas

4

2

89

Bob Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

1

3

25

Floyd “Dutch” Davis

Dodge City, Kansas

5

4

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

2

 

13

Eldon Smith

Syracuse, Kansas

3

 

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

6

 

18

Max Malone

Copeland, Kansas

7

 

75

Charles “Chuck” Arnold

Ulysses, Kansas

8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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