New Castle, PA. Herald 8-23-1916
Motor Racing At The Butler Fair BUTLER, Pa., Aug. 23. The opening day of the thirteenth annual fair' of Butler county was reatured by motorcycle and automobile races. Large crowds witnessed the races. The summaries: Kirst motorcycle race, 5 miles. purse J50 Kirst. Gene ' Walker, Springfield. Mass.. Indian, time 6:0; second, Kd Mctall, Pittsburgh. Indian; Indian; third, Frank Braesecker, Pittsburgh, Indian; fourth, C. H. Johnson. Wellsville, O.. Cyclone. Second motorcycle race. 5 miles, purse J50 Kirst, Gem Walker, In dian, time 6:10 3-4; 3-4; 3-4; second, Ed McCall, Indian; third. C. H. John son. Cyclone: fourth. Frank Brae secker, Indian.