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a w h - O - r f n mmr, tor the ?%lZ of Tom T'~ohy.A u td wan wcm bp Oi.nlai. E m D o l l i n V I
by the & u t i w Jerry H.nsen BprinC w-~ h . n d U. va n. b v t. h a~~inhim~ -"a. old Lolr Lierr). briefly rehqu(abed ths l e d to the TIubo 917 @dad by
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l l m June sprfl,ta a t Elkhut L . h .prsmierotbmd~NarlsdW~ ~i.ooneio were aomplimented by uwpt tor D.w WStlmmhoa (b.olctorby

.bland mall b m M i . wad won by n ; 6B * . clo.ely folkmad by 6 kdmmn Dennis .horsd the HP W I I his taupipa when ~ ~ *may b s b p p d o u t aheedofRlohudCnmnbsrg. .* F-V ~ aahioh . tumsd l l n s me DRitlnO C o n M .(uted with b . u l j 60 bestera Dave Hvrls won in au photo tiniah &hodof John W o n .

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nsard of t M S whiob WM la1 uooada

for South East Nationals

Jim Bmokdlim

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RIVERSIDE, calif.-The

winner of the

looking 29-year-old from Modesto. California. whose nickname of lnan the Terrible belies his mild appearance. looked l i k e s born roadracerashetook his

of Dan Clark, who moved to within three seconds of Raldwin, and Jim Sanderson. the fourth qnalifier, who was banging on Clark's rear for second. It looked for

2.8 over Clark. There was another 1.7 hack to Sanderson. then the injured Chevy of Ron Esau. John Borneman up from 12th. Richard Escalante up from 25th. Steurer. Troy Childers. Pete Torres. and Dale Perry. who would have done better if he hadn't taken a line about s i x inches higher than the high line around turn nine and scraped the left front tire so

cement on the spill slipped and fell.

through t u r n six-the



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pacnMed mom leg mom, more shoulder

paciuga and bigtirsa) wurn

one second of Allison when Bobby slowed

turn four. Both rejoined the race without

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then half the world by him.

Riverside Pole To Pearson

RIVERSIDE. Calif.-lt i s almost axiomatic in NASCAR that the rich get richer and the poor get to start 19th. You can practically name the top 10
1:26.502. and just because you never heard of him doesn't mean Pearson et a1 weren't Paying close atkntlon when herolled out onto the track.

Sixth came Cale Yarborough in the without even at looking most a NASCAR t the entryraces list: qualifiers ~ ~ lkl i ~ ~ Holly ~ ~ Farms ~ , ,Chicken Chevrolet. Corng Petty. pearson, ~ into this race Ch e had Led more laps than Parsons...the same old faces. the guys anybody else in IVASCAR this year. but a rvlth money, ,he guys first class

Autoweek goes to the Baja International offroad race.

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