COOPER AUTO RACE VICTOR
Topics: Earl Cooper
The New York Times
November 26, 1915
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 25.-Earl Cooper won the 100-mile dirt track automobile race at the Panama-Pacific Exposition today, making the distance in 1 hour 48 minutes and 37 seconds. The prize was a $5,000 purse.
Barney Oldfield led until the ninety-eighth lap, when Cooper forged ahead to a victorius finish.
The racers finished in the following order: Cooper, Oldfield, Cliff Durant, and Ted Tetzlaff.
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