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Art Bennett

Thanks to Terry Woodin and Art for getting this feature page put together.
Picture File twab_001.jpg Art in his first race car, the #6. 1949 at Galesburg Speedway.
Picture File twab_002.jpg Art's second race car, the #16. A 32 Ford coupe he paid $10 for. 1951.
Picture File twab_004.jpg July 27, 1952. Art wins the first heat at Galesburg Speedway in the #78.
Picture File twab_003.jpg Art drove this Woody Stokes owned #10 at Galesburg and BK Speedways in 1954 and 1955.
Picture File twab_005.jpg That's Art, 5th from the left in this 9/1/56 photo. This is a photo of the drivers in the 500 lap trophy race at Galesburg Speedway that night.
Picture File twab_006.jpg Art won the 500 lap trophy race at Galesburg Speedway on 9/1/56 photo. Here he is getting the trophy. Notice the kid on the right there leaning in too see...a very young Gordy Johncock.

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