Oakland Boy is Best Skater

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Oakland Boy is Best Skater - OAKLAND BOY IS BEST SKATER Harley Davidson...
OAKLAND BOY IS BEST SKATER Harley Davidson Fairly Beaten in a Five - Mile Race by Bignami Frank Bignami th wonderful Oakland Oakland skater who covered th flva - mlla coura In record time on Thursday again took Harley Davtdson Into camp last night and estallahed himself a pronounced favorite In thai hearu of th large attendance present at th Coliseum The time of the race did not - compare with tbe prevloua evening evening but the last three lap made un tor the earlier crawl and th flnlah was th moat sensational of the series Davidson Stoutenerg and Blgnarat were th ral contestants of the event ana wnn tn nrst named began the rear racing th other pair took no chance of being distanced and a grand exhibition of peed rollering waa wit - nesaed Jon and Arnold fall en th laat lap and Stoutcnbtrg followed eult and tr waa th general opinion that th local boy wa all In being unable to keep up with th leading duo Big nami mad a great stratcrt run and atrlv as hard a he eould Davidaon diet not araln am the Commuter fn th laat forty yards and wa beaten about two yard In the ordinary time of 1 minutes and 3T eecond A record attendance wa en hand to witness th rsce and th victor received received a grand ovation i when - he crossed the winning line especially from the contingent from across the by e

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  1. San Francisco Chronicle,
  2. 12 Oct 1907, Sat,
  3. Page 7

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