Ulysses News

July 3, 1952 – Page 7



Sponsor – Charles B. Hart American Legion Post 379

Race Director – Eddie Klester of Ulysses, Kansas


Attendance – “The biggest crowd of the year” 

Stock Car Races

Grant County Fairgrounds

Ulysses, Kansas


Friday Afternoon – July 4, 1952





Charles “Chuck” Arnold

Gene Coffman collection



            Chuck Arnold of Ulysses turned in the quickest time in time trials and remained undefeated all day despite a dust blowout that occasionally stopped the races on this afternoon due to visibility being down to just a few feet.




Charles “Chuck” Arnold standing beside the #29 car that he drove on this afternoon.  The boy is believed to be Don Talbert, son of Jennie Talbert who took the picture – Talbert family collection




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