Fall Classic Altoona Speedway. National 250-Mile Championship. [cover title]
Illustrated program for the second annual Fall Classic, a national 250-mile championship automobile race held at Altoona Speedway in Tyrone, Pennsylvania, a 1¼-mile “board track,” a racing course surfaced with wooden planks. The program contains portraits, capsule career biographies, and commentaries on the race car drivers including 1922 Indianapolis 500 winner Jimmy Murphy who was killed in another race just two weeks later. Program with numerous ads for automobiles, motorcycles, gasoline, tires, and other automotive services.
Description: Fall Classic Altoona Speedway. National 250-Mile Championship. [cover title]
[Tyrone, Pennsylvania: Altoona Speedway, 1924.] 40pp. Program Booklet. 11 x 8½ inches. Illustrated wrappers; staple bound. Half tone illustrations; numerous ads. Light soiling to wrappers at edges; small stain on front cover and a few small tears at fore-edge; some creasing at corners; very good.