Lot 18 of 305:
Flier for early automobile race 1907  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$240
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
First Contra Costa County Automobile Tournament held at Concord Race Track, Sunday, August 11, 1907

Author:
**

Place:
Concord, CA

Publisher:

Date:
1907

Description:
4-page flier. 24x15 cm. (6x9½"). In addition to advertisements for a half-dozen businesses, the flier lists the nine races to be held, with two to seven participants in each. The "Name of the Machine" is given, its selling price, horsepower, and who entered it. Five of the races featured Buicks entered by C.S. Howard. Charles Stewart Howard was perhaps the most successful Buick salesman of all time, though he is today remembered as the owner of famed racehorse Seabiscuit. No copies are listed in OCLC/WorldCat.

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Condition:
Very good with a little darkening at folds, 2 short splits.


 
Item number:
213539
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