Motorbike racers

Item Info

Item No: arcm00101
Title: Motorbike racers
Creation Date: 2/15/1947
Media Type: Photographic Prints
Source: Automobile Reference Collection

Information on back of photo:

Tuning up for World's Title Grind

Datona Beach, Fla......A few of the candidates for World's Championship Laurels are shown tuning up their speedy mounts on the hard-packed sand of Daytona Beach as they prepare for the championship races to be held here on February 22 & 23. Starting the boys at left is race director Bill France, who is supervising the trial runs. Riders are (L. to R.) Louis Puckett, Orlando, Fla.; Marcil Henson, Jacksonville, Fla.; Joe Riddle, Orlando, Fla.; and Johnny Butterfield, Jacksonville.

Creator Name: International News Photo SLug - Photographer