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**E The Arizona ftepub COITIONS , Sflflday, Nov. 19, Republic Photo by Earl McCartney . MARIO ANDRETTI SURVEYS YESTERDAY'S PRACTICE ACTION ; Defending National Champion Faces Stern Test At PIR Today BOBBY BALL ENTRIES ?5=. — «y ,lnd. .J LEONARD &n Jose, Call*. i drlvtr named) 1 named) i eWver namad) MRY ORAN.l CAR NO., NAME . , 1—Dean van Lines Spl. 3—Gflmora Broadeastlnt Spl. S-Retzloff Chemical Spl. t-Rislone Spl. 10—Federal Engineering Spl. 12—G. C. Murphy Spl. 14—Sheraton Thompson Coyota 15—Thermo Kins Spl. 16—Thermo Kins Spl, 19—M.V.S. Spl. 20— Vels Ford Spl. U—Vita Fresh Spl. 23—Come Spl. 25—Gene White Offy »— Jim Ribbons Spl. »—Rev soo Spl. 34—Taylor Chevy 38-Federal Automotive Spl. 42-Eagle Ford 4S-Wel!*erger Home* Spl. 47-Joe Hunt Mainata Spl. Si—Lyte Groenman SPL S1A—Cavaniuih V-l Spl. 52—Joe Hunt Matneto Spl. 54-Valvollne Spl. 57—Ken Brenn Raeen W-Mltchern Petroleum Spl. 42—Cleaver-Brook* Spl. «—Ernie Ruli Offy 70—Bolee Holt Chevy 77-Dayton Steel Wheel Spl. 85—Caves Butck Offy W-Leader Card Racers W-A9»l»nlan'j Rev. 500 Spl. 101—Smith Enterprises Spl. REO REF REF REF REF REF REO REO REF REF REF REO REO REF REO REC REF REF REF DO REF REC REO REO REF REO REO REO REC REF REO REF REO REO '—Rear-engine Ford; REO—Rear-engine Offenhauser; REC— Rear-engine n DO—Dirt Offenhauser). t~': tv ^~~—~~~"'—""~~"~~*~~"~~"" Andretti (Continued from Page 1-E) completely, then the battle carries on to the Riverside 300 next week, which closes the season. Key to the whole situation, however, may lie within the performances of Ruby and Pollard. Both have raised enough eyebrows on the trail this year to prompt several drivers to promise a switch to the new Offenhauser look next year and they definitely must be counted on to be among frontrunners today. It was hi the same Gene White Offy he's entered hi today which put Ruby into the qualifying record book. Ruby also holds the 200-mile record, averaging 107.671 m.p.h. in the 1964 Ball race. McCLUSKEY IS HERE with a new racer following his acquaintance with a retaining wall last month at Hanford, Calif. Jack Beckley, crew chief on McCluskey's G. C. Murphy Special, said he purhcased the "tub" on Smokey Yvnick's Indy car, driven to fourth place in this year's "500" by Denis Hulme.