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Denton Record-Chronicle from Denton, Texas • Page 30

Denton, Texas
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II. E. i i a i i uiem For A Heavy Wait Fmieral services are pending'for Dallas I a i a Motor Speedway, age 4 which died Tuesday following a long illness a i i a i a i a i a disasters, a a disasters and almost every other i i a i i i a operalors, Hi-n Park a Wednesday. DecimtKr 12. I IN as a drag racing a i i DIMS a a u-ith drivers on the National Hot Koci Association circuit.

A events proved to be the' i races held ar I more than once A scheduled Spurts Car Club of America Trans'Am MHian race was washed by spring torrent in Mnvers waded and waited. The event was rescheduled once but never took place. SCTA ran one liM Formula A-B race in July 11)70 Uu-n vowed never lo return when track surface i a i The tire people went mils i to find a compound that wouldn't melt HI.US had its first a a i when a pair of 1-ue! Funnv a collided in H)70. An area newsman became the inurn when Art Arfons' Green Monster jet dragster crashed on an exhibition run. larry Carrier.

President of the International Hot UK, Assonalion acquired a $100.000 per year lease but the 111KA barely got the ground, and lawsuits nre i pending against the Bristol Term a i a i I I grounds were opened for a rock concert, and that did i to increase the a i of the place with Lewisvillc residents The a was the i of one SCCA Texas Region olar the premier even! in North Texas amaleur racing circles, but efforts to hold other events brought Dallas International Motor Speedway's control and timing tower may be spared, but (he res! of the racing facility is doomed (o the bulldozer blade to make way for an industrial-office complex. indirect financial xpposiiiGii; and later open hostility DIMS management. waited Since about the biggest doings at the track have been the Louisville county fair and a Trans-AM motorcycle grand prix event in August. Racing fans waited. A real estate deal sounded the final knell for DIMS when Loroas and a Dallas holding company, sold the property to realtor Horace Ainsworth then sold the package, speedway included (o Xerox.

Merlin Oil Corp. and Bridger Petroleum. ONlvOF conditions imposed by Bridger was a the speedway would no longer be operated So much for I A $100.000 per annum lease. The package of 950 acres. I included will be split between Bridger (70 per cent a Merlin for the development of an industrial park The only races in the will be Weekday Mornine Pn.x and the 5 p.m.

Demolition Derby. This is progress? they say you ean'l lose what you never had and I guess that's But being a a I hate to have lo watch as auto racing becomes extinct t'fM Sporls Kditor New York if you've ever liaci your out as grand winner of i first and then heard say as you were walking up to accept it. sorry, there seems to be some mistake, then, you.have a pretty yoocl idea of how Xonn Van Brocklin feels right now, The is he feels lower Hi.TM a snake's belly, and u-iih flood rr-ason. His a i lot him down. Nobody in (he entire NFL frit any belter i a Norm Van Hrockliii did two weeks' His A a a Falcons had won seven in a row ami were moving so well they 'we're' generating more excitement than any other ball club in league.

For Van Brockim. this was especially sweet. So many rumors 'circulating a already bad been fired after the Falcons dropped three of their first four contests at the siarl of the season that owner Rankin Smith personally felt constrained to announce Van Brocklin was i his Now. a 11 games, it looked as if the Falcons bad DirL Riders U5cc. Results Pecan Valley Mini Bobhy Phillips jones (Honda); 3 Croici Becne (Yamaha); Clint Kmuh! (Honbn).

lOOcc l. caro Alien Yamaha), roe Joinor (Yamaha). Kyle Morris (HondaJ; Anclorson (Suzuki) 3 3MI Cusor (Suzuki); Randy" MrVkham (Suzuki). nicr 0 i. Jc(f Kr 2.

Tom Weekes 3. Chris Jones A. Les Withcrspocn Sunday's Rcsuirs Triplo-R i i a (HonrUO; 7. V.Mllace 'Hondo); .1. A ell Green (Yomoha); J.

Barbie Facsko (Yamafia). lOOcc l. Chris DancJridge a a a 2. Alan Coie (Yamaha); 3. Darrsll Miller (Yamaha); i.

Monroe Joiner (Yamaha); 5. Jerry Green (Yamaha). Juniors 17.5cc 1. Les Cole (Honda); 2. David Tuckness (Suzuki); 3.

Mark Anderson i 5. Dick Shrum i 6. John i a i i (Honda). Seniors mcc 1. Bruce An fiorson (Suzuki); 2.

Russell Miers (Suzuki). J50cc --'1. Tom 2 Tommy Moore (Ynmaha); 3. Joe Paul Pierce (Yamaha); 4. Ronnie Wallace (Yamaha); 5.

James Wall i (,. Rodney Ross (CZ). shot at the Super Bowl, if not as i of tin 1 i i i certainly as its wild card representative; Suddenly something went flooey, though. The Falcons fumbled twice inside Buffalo's 40-yard line in the fourth quarter and were defeated by the Bills 176. Gone was that seven-game winning streak now but the Falcons still w-cren'L in bad shape.

Then came another loss lo underdog St. Louis Sunday despite the fact the Cardinals were going wilh a rookie quarterback, Gary Koithley. And even tliougii Mu- Falcons still have a chance to make it as the wild card entry now. that chance isn't particularly.good. a Van Brocklin says the Falcons became a little famous too quickly and a little too forgetful.

They forgot they si i hadn't clinched anything and they had some games to play. was. says Van Brockiin. a simple case of. his players letting sudden success go to their heads.

Another word for is overconfidenco. and Van Brocklon uses ihal word also. What the Falcons did is the same i so many other clubs do when rntcl i uncommon success and aren'l really used to it. They squander it away. USll BtSJI isn jj SELF-DEFENSE COURSE TO A FRIEND FOR CHRISTMAS Complete course in and kickinp, attack and de- Christmas Giving Made Easy liorn in an i i i Now At.

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