Tuesday, December 31, 2019

green flag


(Scroll down to find new entries.... Or click on the labels on the left.) I've dated this for the end of 2008 (now I've moved it up to the end of 2017!). Go here to find out what it is I'm trying to accomplish. My "mission statement". And remember to click on the thumbnails. They get bigger and readable (even for my eyesight).

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Monday, January 14, 2019

1966 drag boats, Deas Channel

I always want to call it Deas Slough, but it's Deas Channel.




Sunday, January 13, 2019

super cross poster

"Found" on a hard drive.


Saturday, January 12, 2019

Saturday morning sock hop

Everett Gates and the Jokers, "Mean Machine":


Friday, January 11, 2019

Arlington airport drag racing, 1953

Another couple pages "borrowed" from facebook. This one a story on Arlington Airport from HRM.



Thursday, January 10, 2019

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

1966 Tiger Raceways ad

Drag boat racing at the Deas Slough/Channel off the Fraser River near the tunnel, 1966.


Tuesday, January 8, 2019

1964 Syndicate Scuderia

From an old issue of National Dragster, Jack Williams and the Syndicate Scuderia. Found on facebook.


Monday, January 7, 2019

1974 Daffodil Cup, Western Speedway

Some new old newspapers coming online. Report on the 1974 Daffodil Cup from the Victorian newspaper.



Sunday, January 6, 2019

Sunday funnies

A comic strip I've never seen before.



Saturday, January 5, 2019

Saturday morning sock hop

Pete Anderson, "Drivin' Wheel":


Friday, January 4, 2019

Ed Gray, drag racer

Some mid-1960s photos of Ed Gray at the Jack Williams' shop.




Thursday, January 3, 2019

a track unknown

South of Blaine, Dunkins Speedway.


Wednesday, January 2, 2019

some more 1955 clippings

Power boats, drag racing at Abbotsford Airport and stock cars at Digney Speedway.




Tuesday, January 1, 2019

some 1955 clippings

Stock cars at Digney Speedway and sports cars at Abbotsford Airport.