1950 Time Magazine. This has a small 5 paragraph article titled "Flying Saucer" covering the Slo-Mo-Shun IV setting the world's water speed record. This 83 page magazine is in fair condition with cover wear, some tanning from age, some folded page edges and slightly musky odor.
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1952 Motor Boating Magazine. It has 2 single page articles titled "Slo-Mo-Shun IV Wins Again" and "Slo-Mo-Shun IV, Speed 178.497 MPH" which tells the story of the "Grand Old Lady" winning the 1952 Gold Cup and resetting the World Water Speed Record. There are also 3 full page ads featuring the Mo. This 128 page magazine is in good condition for it's age with minor cover wear, some tanning from age and slightly musky odor.
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1955 Modern Man Magazine. It has a nice 5 page + article titled "The Fastest Thing On Water" which tells the story of the Slo-Mo-Shun V Unlimited Hydroplane with Stan Sayers and their quest for speed on water. Interesting reading with nice pictures of the boat. There is also some beautiful women if your into that!! This 51 page magazine is in good condition with minor cover wear, some tanning from age and slightly musky odor.
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1962 Motor Trend Magazine. It has a nice 4 page article titled "Aquatic Race Car" which tells the story of the construction of the 1962-1965 "Green Dragon" U-40 Miss Bardahl Unlimited Hydroplane. Interesting reading with nice pictures of boat and driver Ron Musson. Also in this issue, Buick Riviera, '63 Cars on parade and much more. 94 pages. The magazine is in fair condition with cover wear, a small cutout on the back cover, some tanning from age and slightly musky odor.
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August, 1979 issue of "World of Speed - from midgets to thunderboats..." magazine. This is a 24 page newsletter style magazine covering the racing world. There are articles written by Dale Earnhardt of NASCAR fame and Bernie Little of Hydroplane racing fame. Feature articles:Roadracing in Ohio by Paul Lane, Jr.; A Moving Billboard by Gene Scialdone; Mike Kidd Eyes NASCAR by Harvey Shapiro; It Started With Cushman by Bill Ashworth; Welcome Back, Dayton by Harvey Shapiro; Earnhardt Sizes 'Em Up; TV Likes Drag Racing; Why Not BTU's? by Deke Houlgate; Atlas Can Be Beaten, Says Bernie Little. This magazine is in good condition with a few small tears along the right edge and some tanning from age.
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