1950 – Lonsdale.
1950. L-R: Curtis, Louise Smith, Bill Snowden, Buck Baker.
Photo from Racingthroughtime.com
1950 – Joe was track champion of Yellow Jackets Speedway. Photo via Jack Montgomery.
1950. Photo by White.
Danville Fairgrounds. Co-owner Hardy Campbell is on the left. Photo from Joey Campbell.
1951 – Thompson.
1951 – Strawberry Hill. Photo by Toni Rose.
1951 – Royall Speedway.
A young Rene is on the left. Photo from Catamountspeedway.com.
1952 – Daytona. The driver of the team car #55 was Tony Battle.
Morristown Speedway. The car was owned by Fred Orchard.
1952. This was Paul’s first racing car, with the number 41 chosen because it was the same as Curtis Turner’s.
Photo via Otto Graham.
1953 – Red is in the air, Ralph Moody (later of Holman and Moody) is on the ground.
1953 – Rhythm Inn. Arnie De Lisle is on the right.
1953. Photo by Shany Lorenzet.