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1964-Independent - 3 Gal Pilots Set for Race; Joan Out RENO UB --...
3 Gal Pilots Set for Race; Joan Out RENO UB -- Three out of four women entered in the National Air Races pylor event qualified Tuesday. Fastest was Irene Leverton of San Jose with a speed o 154 miles an hour in an Mary Barr of Susanvill was second with 153.4, anc Judy Wagner, Palos Verde: Estates, wasthird, 148.5 Each flew a Piper Cherokee. Joan Merriam Smith o Long Beach, who flew aroun the world solo, apparently dropped out of the races fo lack of a sponsor official said. Fran Bera of Long Beach seven-time winner of th Powder Puff Derby, did no fly Tuesday. Two heats are scheduler. Wednesday and Ihe fina Thursday.

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  1. Independent,
  2. 16 Sep 1964, Wed,
  3. Page 6

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