Jalopy Stock Car Races

Grant County Fairgrounds

Ulysses, Kansas

Friday Night – July 5, 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 the 21 cars and drivers that competed in this program

          Time trials were eliminated and two semi-final races added to the racing program effective this date.

Car #

Driver

From

00

Wayne Morris

Moscow, Kansas

6

Jim Gibbs

Dodge City, Kansas

10

Raymond Cott

Ulysses, Kansas

12

Ted Kreger

Dodge City, Kansas

13

Eldon Smith

Tribune, Kansas

19

Allan Fischer

Hooker, Oklahoma

23

Gene Coffman

Liberal, Kansas

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

32

Dean Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

33

Kenneth Gillette

Dodge City, Kansas

47

Jim Maskus

Dodge City, Kansas

55

Larry Torson

Dodge City, Kansas

66

Scott Talbert, Sr.

Ulysses, Kansas

76

Fred Gleason

Ulysses, Kansas

80

Stanley Trahern

Dodge City, Kansas

83

Bob Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

88

Charles “Chuck” Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

93

Jack McKenzie

Liberal, Kansas

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

98

Cecil “Junior” Maupin

Dodge City, Kansas

400

Leroy “Junior” Pickrel

Tribune, Kansas

Gene Coffman

Coffman collection

 

Lyle Lewis

Huddleston & Peoples photo from the Cokeley collection

 

Ray Cott

Cokeley collection

 

Don Shumard

Coffman collection

 

Stanley Trahern

Cokeley collection

 

Larry Torson

Cokeley collection

 

Junior Maupin

Cokeley collection

 

Scott Talbert

Jennie Talbert photo

 

Ted Kreger

Coffman collection

 

Allan Fischer

Coffman collection

 

Eldon Smith

Hauser collection

 

Jim Maskus

Huddleston & Peoples photo from the Cokeley collection

 

Jim Gibbs

Huddleston & Peoples photo from the Cokeley collection

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

First Heat Race – 6 Cars – 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

93

Jack McKenzie

Liberal, Kansas

1

2

32

Dean Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

2

3

33

Kenneth Gillette

Dodge City, Kansas

3

4

6

Jim Gibbs

Dodge City, Kansas

5

 

47

Jim Maskus

Dodge City, Kansas

4

 

76

Fred Gleason

Ulysses, Kansas

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Second Heat Race – 8 Cars – 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

13

Eldon Smith

Tribune, Kansas

4

2

98

Cecil “Junior” Maupin

Dodge City, Kansas

7

3

10

Raymond Cott

Ulysses, Kansas

1

4

83

Bob Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

6

 

66

Scott Talbert, Sr.

Ulysses, Kansas

2

 

12

Ted Kreger

Dodge City, Kansas

3

 

400

Leroy “Junior” Pickrel

Tribune, Kansas

8

DNF

23

Gene Coffman

Liberal, Kansas

5

          Coffman spun out.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Third Heat Race – 7 Cars – 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

55

Larry Torson

Dodge City, Kansas

2

2

80

Stanley Trahern

Dodge City, Kansas

5

3

19

Allan Fischer

Hooker, Oklahoma

3

4

88

Charles “Chuck” Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

4

 

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

1

 

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

6

 

00

Wayne Morris

Moscow, Kansas

7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     

 

 

Trophy Dash – 6 Cars – 6 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

80

Stanley Trahern

Dodge City, Kansas

 5

2

98

Cecil "Junior" Maupin

Dodge City, Kansas

3

 

32

Dean Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

1

 

93

Jack McKenzie

Liberal, Kansas

2

 

13

Eldon Smith

Tribune, Kansas

4

 

55

Larry Torson

Dodge City, Kansas

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

First Semi-Final Race – 9 Cars – 10 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

98

Cecil “Junior” Maupin

Dodge City, Kansas

1

2

32

Dean Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

2

3

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

9

4

88

Charles “Chuck” Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

8

 

47

Jim Maskus

Dodge City, Kansas

3

 

76

Fred Gleason

Ulysses, Kansas

4

 

66

Scott Talbert, Sr.

Ulysses, Kansas

5

 

13

Eldon Smith

Tribune, Kansas

6

 

83

Bob Elliott, Kansas

Ulysses, Kansas

7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Second Semi-Final Race – 9 Cars – 10 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

23

Gene Coffman

Liberal, Kansas

6

2

80

Stanley Trahern

Dodge City, Kansas

9

3

19

Allan Fischer

Hooker, Oklahoma

8

4

33

Kenneth Gillette

Dodge City, Kansas

2

 

93

Jack McKenzie

Liberal, Kansas

1

 

6

Jim Gibbs

Dodge City, Kansas

3

 

10

Raymond Cott

Liberal, Kansas

4

 

12

Ted Kreger

Dodge City, Kansas

5

 

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

7

          Coffman collected $8 from the purse for winning this race.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Consolation Race – 4 Cars – 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

2

2

47

Jim Maskus

Dodge City, Kansas

4

3

12

Ted Kreger

Dodge City, Kansas

3

4

76

Fred Gleason

Ulysses, Kansas

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     

 

B Feature – 9 Cars – 15 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

98

Cecil “Junior” Maupin

Dodge City, Kansas

2

2

32

Dean Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

3

3

6

Jim Gibbs

Dodge City, Kansas

6

4

47

Jim Maskus

Dodge City, Kansas

5

 

400

Leroy “Junior” Pickrel

Tribune, Kansas

1

 

33

Kenneth Gillette

Dodge City, Kansas

4

 

76

Fred Gleason

Ulysses, Kansas

7

 

10

Raymond Cott

Ulysses, Kansas

8

 

12

Ted Kreger

Dodge City, Kansas

9

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

    

 

A Feature – 9 Cars – 20 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Started

1

28

Don Shumard

Dodge City, Kansas

4

2

80

Stanley Trahern

Dodge City, Kansas

8

3

19

Allan Fischer

Hooker, Oklahoma

6

4

23

Gene Coffman

Liberal, Kansas

2

5

55

Larry Torson

Dodge City, Kansas

5

 

13

Eldon Smith

Tribune, Kansas

1

 

83

Bob Elliott

Ulysses, Kansas

3

 

88

Charles “Chuck” Lucas

Big Bow, Kansas

7

 

97

Lyle Lewis

Dighton, Kansas

9

          Coffman was paid $20 from the purse for winning this race.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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