Jalopy Stock Car Races

Grant County Fairgrounds

Ulysses, Kansas

Friday Night August 2, 1957

 

Sponsor Charles B. Hart American Legion Post 379

Races Sanctioned by Grant County Racing Association 

Race Director Ernest Mann of Ulysses, Kansas

 

Total Purse $300

 

 

  

List of Entries - 19 Cars

Car #

Driver

From

5

Floyd "Dutch" Davis

Dodge City, Kansas

11

Ed Tallent

Ulysses, Kansas

19

Allan Fischer

Hooker, Oklahoma

22

Bruce Westphal

Springfield, Colorado

28

Don Shumard

Ulysses, Kansas

37

Paul Befort, Jr.

Garden City, Kansas

50

Dale Carter

Ulysses, Kansas

54

Bud Kerr

Garden City, Kansas

58

Bruce Gower

Dighton, Kansas

62

Clarence "Nut" Cokeley

Liberal, Kansas

66

Scott Talbert, Sr.

Ulysses, Kansas

75

Charles "Chuck" Arnold

Ulysses, Kansas

79

Carroll "Rusty" Russell

Hooker, Oklahoma

80

Stanley Trahern

Dodge City, Kansas

83

Bob Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

88

Charles "Chuck" Lewis

Big Bow, Kansas

90

Max Malone

Plains, Kansas

93

Jack McKenzie

Liberal, Kansas

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

Dutch Davis

Cokeley collection

  

Lyle Lewis

Huddleston & Peoples photo from the Cokeley collection

 

Don Shumard

Coffman collection

 

Nut Cokeley

Cokeley collection

 

Scott Talbert

Jennie Talbert photo

 

 

  

Stanley Trahern

Cokeley collection

 

Allan Fischer

Coffman collection

 

Chuck Arnold

Dutch Davis collection

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

First Heat Race 6 Cars 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

90

Max Malone

Plains, Kansas

5

2

50

Dale Carter

Ulysses, Kansas

3

3

22

Bruce Westphal

Springfield, Colorado

2

4

58

Bruce Gower

Dighton, Kansas

6

5

11

Ed Tallent

Ulysses, Kansas

4

DNF

93

Jack McKenzie

Liberal, Kansas

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Second Heat Race 6 Cars 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

79

Carroll "Rusty" Russell

Hooker, Oklahoma

1

2

83

Bob Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

6

3

5

Floyd "Dutch" Davis

Dodge City, Kansas

3

4

54

Bud Kerr

Garden City, Kansas

2

66

Scott Talbert, Sr.

Ulysses, Kansas

4

37

Paul Befort, Jr.

Garden City, Kansas

5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Third Heat Race 7 Cars 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

62

Clarence "Nut" Cokeley

Liberal, Kansas

1

2

88

Charles "Chuck" Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

3

3

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

5

4

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

2

5

19

Allan Fischer

Hooker, Oklahoma

4

6

80

Stanley Trahern

Dodge City, Kansas

6

DNF

75

Charles "Chuck" Arnold

Ulysses, Kansas

7

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     

 

 

 

Trophy Dash 6 Cars 6 Laps

Trophy Sponsor Webber Supply Company, Ulysses, Kansas

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

88

Charles "Chuck" Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

5

2

62

Clarence "Nut" Cokeley

Liberal, Kansas

6

3

90

Max Malone

Plains, Kansas

2

50

Dale Carter

Ulysses, Kansas

1

79

Carroll "Rusty" Russell

Hooker, Oklahoma

4

DNF

83

Bob Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

First Semi-Final Race 10 Cars 10 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

5

Floyd "Dutch" Davis

Dodge City, Kansas

  5

2

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

  8

3

93

Jack McKenzie

Liberal, Kansas

  1

4

80

Stanley Trahern

Dodge City, Kansas

10

54

Bud Kerr

Garden City, Kansas

  4

37

Paul Befort, Jr.

Garden City, Kansas

  6

19

Allan Fischer

Hooker, Oklahoma

  9

 DNF

62

Clarence "Nut" Cokeley

Liberal, Kansas

  7

 DNF

90

Max Malone

Plains, Kansas

  3

 DNF

50

Dale Carter

Ulysses, Kansas

  2

          The cars driven by Cokeley and Malone became hooked together putting them out of the race.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Second Semi-Final Race 9 Cars 10 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

75

Charles "Chuck" Arnold

Ulysses, Kansas

  7

2

66

Scott Talbert, Sr.

Ulysses, Kansas

  5

3

88

Charles "Chuck" Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

  8

4

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

  9

22

Bruce Westphal

Springfield, Colorado

  1

79

Carroll "Rusty" Russell

Hooker, Oklahma

  4

DNF

58

Bruce Gower

Dighton, Kansas

  3

DNF

11

Ed Tallent

Ulysses, Kansas

  2

DNF

83

Bob Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

  6

          Gower's car retired from this race with a flat tire.

Talbert collected $10 from the purse for placing in second place in this race.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

B Feature 9 Cars 15 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

5

Floyd "Dutch" Davis

Dodge City, Kansas

6

2

93

Jack McKenzie

Liberal, Kansas

1

3

50

Dale Carter

Ulysses, Kansas

3

4

79

Carroll "Rusty" Russell

Hooker, Oklahoma

5

22

Bruce Westphal

Springfield, Colorado

2

54

Bud Kerr

Garden City, Kansas

4

90

Max Maloan

Plains, Kansas

8

58

Bruce Gower

Dighton, Kansas

9

 

11

Ed Tallent

Ulysses, Kansas

7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

    

 

A Feature 10 Cars 20 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

80

Stanley Trahern

Dodge City, Kansas

10

2

62

Clarence "Nut" Cokeley

Liberal, Kansas

  4

3

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

  9

4

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

  6

DNF

66

Scott Talbert, Sr.

Ulysses, Kansas

  1

DNF

37

Paul Befort, Jr.

Garden City, Kansas

  2

DNF

83

Bob Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

  3

DNF

75

Charles "Chuck" Arnold

Ulysses, Kansas

  5

DNF

88

Charles "Chuck" Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

  7

DNF

19

Allan Fischer

Hooker, Oklahoma

  8

          The cars driven by Arnold and Elliott became hooked together and dropped out of the race.

          Second place in this race paid $34 in prize money.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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