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Columnists at Drag News had amazing freedom to write what they wished as long as they had their facts straight.
OCIR CA Don Prudhomme won his top fuel match race with Tom McEwen. Gas Ronda took his FC match with Steve Bovan.
LIONS CA Dick Loehr won the funny car meet in his Mustang. A photo of Dock Harrell's Camaro
Hollywood FL Dave Chenevert won the Florida State Championships top fuel race. The field included Steve Carbone driving for Pete Robinson, Garlits, Marvin Schwartz and more quality cars.
Phoenix AZ Don Nicholson was the winner over a superb 16 car funny car field at the Western US Super Stock meet. The field included Mr. Norm, Dick Harrell, Ed Schartman, Larry Reyes in the Super Cuda and more.
Irwindale CA Jungle Jim won the open competition funny car race, set a track record and is pictured. Warren Coburn Miller won their TF match race with Connie Kalitta.
Jim Kelly wrote a classic story about a racer's trip to Hawaii. Some of the characters were Ivo, Mulligan, McEwen and Suzy. Some super practical jokes.
Drag Racing USA column by Bud DeBoer The news from Keith Black and American Motors. Joe Mondello's Fiat altered had run 200 mph with Chevy power.
Half Moon Bay CA Don Cook set top speed at 225.50. He red lit in the final with Kenny Safford in Ted Gotelli's dragster. Almost 50 top fuel cars showed for 8 spots.
Nor Cal Scene column by Henry Walther All the news from up state CA.
Suzy's Scrapbook column All the drag racing gossip.
New England Notes column by Art Irwin Rumors about Epping. All the speed business news from NE. Racer doings. A new Jr. Fuel circuit.
A visit to Simpson Safety Equipment. An interview with Bill Simpson.
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