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This incredible hard-bound book covers the history of Ord Nebraska's dirt oval track spanning from its first auto race in 1926 to its last Midget competition in 1956. Historians V. Ray Valasek and Bob Mays have put together one of the best early racing books ever! Hundreds of great vintage photos with rich detailed text. 204 pages.

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