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lAwna R epubHe S BfMAyi MSfCM w. iM9 —MAIL-"' END OF SPIN — Bill Simpson jumps from his Cheetah Chevy immediately after the car hit the guard rail after spin- ning coming out of turn four during practice yesterday at PIR. Dave Strickland, in car No. 65, takes caution in passing the wrecked vehicle as fire crew jumps the pit side retaining wall. TEXAS VETERAN — Lloyd Ruby, in suit and tie, talks with a member of his crew prior to yesterday's yesterday's practice for today's Jimmy Bryan race at PIR. Ruby, the all-time points leader at PIR, will be one of the favorites in his new "super wedge" Wynn Spitfire turbocharged Offy. Entries for today's 150 No' 2* 3* 6* 8* 11* 12* 14 20* 22* 25* 26 28 35 36* 39 45* 51* 54 55 61 62 65 69* 82* IS* 98* 99 101 Driver & Home Town Bobby Unser, Albuquerque, N. M. Mario Andretti, Nazareth, Pa. Al Unser, Albuquerque, N. M. A. J. Foyt Jr., Houston, Texas Gary Bettenhausen, Tlnley Park, III. Sam Sessions, Nashville, Mich. Gordon Johncock, Hastings, Mich, Jigger Sirols, Hammond, Ind. Art Pollard, Medford, Ore. Wally Dallenbach, East Brunswick, N.J. Lloyd Ruby, Wichita Falls, Tex. Duane Zimmerman, Glastonberry, Conn. E. J. (Bill) Simpson, Torrance, Calif. Bobby Johns, Detroit, Mich. Johnny Rutherford, Fort Worth, Tex, George Feier, Toronto, Canada Ronnie Bucknum, La Canada, Calif. Dempsey Wilson, Hawthorne, Calif. Wib Spauldlng, Granite City, III. Keith Rachwitz, Riverside, Calif. Max Dudley, Auburn, Wash- George Follmer, Santa Fe Springs, Calif. Dave Strickland, Pleasant Hills, Calif. Jerry Grant, Costa Mesa, Calif. ? ooer McCluskey, Tucson ommy COPP, Fresno, Calif. Mike Moslsy, West Covlna, Calif. Ned Spath, olai, Calif. Billy Vukovlch, Fresno, Calif. Greg Weld, Kansas City, Mo. Earl Smith, Fresno, calif. Car Name Bardahl Special STP Oil Treatment Special Vel's Ford Spl. Sheraton- Thompson Spl* Thermo King Auto Air Conditioning Valvollne Motor Oil Special Gllmore Broadcasting Special Quaker State Spl. STP Gasoline Treatment Spl, Sprite Special Wynn's Spitfire Bulldog Stables Special Simpson Safety Equipment Racers Federal Engineering Patrick Petroleum Special Chinook Spl. Weinberger Homes Special Wilson Racing Cam Special National Metals Lynch Offy Dudley Trucking Co. Special Follmer Spl. Travelon Trailer Frfedkin Green Racing G. C. Murphy Spl. Zecol Lubaid Spl. Topaz Equipment Special Waaner Lockheed Brake Fluid Spl. Joe Hunt Magneto Special Earl Smith Spl. Typa RE TQ REFT REFT REFT RETO RETO RETO RETO RETO RETO RETO REC REC RETO RETO REF RETO REC REC REO REC REC OD REC REFT DO RETO REO RETO DO REO •Denotes Drivers with Indianapolis 500 experience R char Offy EFT: Rear-engine Ford V-8 Turbocharged; RETO: Rear-engine Turbo- sea Offy; REC: Rear-engine Chevrolet V-Bj REO: Rear Engine 255 ; DO: Offy Dirt Car; REF: Rear-engine Ford. FOUR OF KIND — A. J. Foyt, in sweater and sunglasses, sunglasses, and teammate Roger McCluskey (top photo) are a study in contrast to Mario Andretti Andretti (left) and Al Unser (bottom photo). All four drivers will be in action today in the Jimmy Bryan Bryan race at PIR and all four will be driving tur- bocharged Fords. Republic Photos by Earl McCartney I 'IJ111' V:ft4 : i%iipi[ii IF MITALWOIIK ON YOU* C*t AMOUNTS TO $10.00 O« tHI- YOU PAY AISOIUTIIY NOTHING! BODY « FENDER REPAIR WITH EVERY PAINT JOB!