Clean and bright, some toning to rear cover, and small tear to paper on spine. Clean internally, no writing, not musty. Contents: The Hottest "500" by Floyd Clymer, First Place Winner (Bill Vukovich), The First Ten . . . Cars and Crews, The Remaining Field, Highlights of the Indianapolis "500" by Floyd Clymer, Men of the Press, Ford Pace Car for Memorial Day Race, "999" (an early Ford race car), Pre-Race Observations by Norman Werking, Qualifying Lap Record Holders, The Race by the Clock by Norman Werking, Press Box Bulletins, Race against H-E-A-T, Activity in the Pits, Some Cars Didn't Make it, Pre-Race Digest by Russ Catlin, Memorial Day Classic, Indianapolis Notables, Miscellaneous Jottings, The "500" Fan by Russ Catlin, Indianapolis Impressions by R. A. Van Alen, An Official View of the "500" by Wilbur Shaw, Twelve Hectic Hours by Dr. C. B. Bohner, "500" Followers, Champion 100 Mile-an-Hour Club, The Victory Dinner, Speedway Personality Shots, Personal History of the Drivers (vignettes of each driver), Starting Order, Record of Pit Stops-When and Why, Prize List for 1953 Race, 1953 Lap Prize Donors, "Blue Shirt and Gold Badge," by Joseph L. Quinn Jr., Technical Section, The Engines at Indianapolis by Roger Huntington, The Gang in Gasoline Alley, Safety in Racing With Modern Testing Methods by S. A. Silbermann, Voit Hose Meets Stiff Speedway Test, Facts about Interesting Cars in Indianapolis 1953 by Harry Hartz, Behind the Scenes, Kurtis-Kraft from Various Views, TheEqua-Flow Car, Spark Plugs at Indianapolis by Howard H. Vogel, Technical Features, Wheel Balancing and Alignment. Bookseller Inventory # 011417
Title: 1953 Indianapolis 500 Mile Race Yearbook
Binding: Stiff Cardboard Covers
Book Condition: Very Good
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