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Sports oar racing fans mill around at the Green Valley
Raceway, northeast of Fort Worth, just before the final
race begins in the two-day Polar Prix.
GUY SITTING IN CAR
One of the top contenders in the final race is Hap
Sharp of Midland, driving oar number 95--a white
GUY GETTING IN CAR
The favorite in the race is Alan Connell of Fort Worth,
driving number 5--a chartreuse Naserati-Ferrari nick-
named the "Birdcage."
LONG RACE BEGINS
As the 20-lap race gets underway, Connell takes the
lead, and no one is ever able to pass him. The entire
Green Valley track, which has an ample share of curves,
is in full view of the 8-thousand seat grandstand.
In yesterday's events, Dave Fawcett of Lubbock took
first place in the feature n. race. Rick Dilbeok of
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Races], item, February 18, 1962; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc977999/m1/1/: accessed January 17, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.