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Spen's Timekilling Projects writes:
"1952"
Posted by Spen on October 2, 2013
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Not much extra to say about this year.

1. Tim Flock 5037 (152.6 PPR)
2. Lee Petty 4885 (-152)
3. Herb Thomas 4793 (-244)
4. Fonty Flock 4105 (-932)
5. Dick Rathman 3618 (-1419)
6. Donald Thomas 2798 (-2239)
7. Bill Blair 2664 (-2363)
8. Joe Eubanks 2429 (-2608)
9. Perk Brown 2338 (-2699)
10. Ray Duhigg 2307 (-2730)
11. Jimmie Lewallen 2262 (-2765)
12. Ted Chamberlain 2179 (-2858)
13. Buddy Shuman 1905 (-3132)
14. Jim Paschal 1797 (-3240)
15. Buck Baker 1688 (-3349)
16. Neil Cole 1488 (-3549)
17. Ralph Liguori 1386 (-3651)
18. Bub King 1294 (-3743)
19. Gober Sosebee 1255 (-3782)
20. Jack Reynolds 1195 (-3842)
21. Bucky Sager 1089 (-3948)
22. Lloyd Moore 1026
23. Gene Comstock 1017
24. (Charles Gattalia 1010)
25. Ed Samples 986
26. Coleman Lawrence 943
27. Jack Smith 934
28. Fred Dove 923
29. Frankie Schnieder 862
30. Herschel Buchanan 777
31. Dick Passwater 756
32. E.C. Ramsey 745
33. Roscoe Thompson 732
34. Jim Reed 728
35. Bud Farrell 701
36. Tommy Moon 698
37. Johnny Patterson 679
38. J.O. Staton 667
39. Elton Hildreth 664
40. Jimmy Florian 656
41. Dave Terrell 654
42. Weldon Adams 651
43. Bruce Atchley 630
44. Otis Martin 623
45. Iggy Katona 615
46. Curtis Turner 607
47. (Frank Mundy 605)
tie 48. Bob Moore 585
Fireball Roberts 585
50. Ed Benedict 584
51. (Marshall Teague 582)
tie 52. George Bush 575
Leonard Tippett 575
54. Clyde Minter 557
55. June Cleveland 535
56. (Pat Kirkwood 529)
57. Bobby Courtwright 527
58. Slick Smith 511
59. (Larry Mann 501)
60. (Pappy Hough 498)
61. Tommy Thompson 473
62. Bill Snowden 465
63. Al Keller 457
64. Jerry Wimbish 449
65. Red Duvall 448
66. Cotton Owens 447
67. Coleman Grant 442
68. Larry Shurter 415
69. Barney Smith 411
70. Charles Weidler 404
71. Banjo Matthews 388
72. (Ewell Weddle 369)
73. (Ernie Boost 361)
74. George Gallup 349
75. Allan Clarke 344
76. (Eddie Van Horn 343)
77. Charles Barry 342
tie 78. (Robbie Robinson 337)
Bill Miller 337
tie 80. Bob Welborn 330
(Clyde Pittinger 330)
82. (Bill Rexford 312)
83. (Paul Pettit 285)
84. Billy Carden 270
85. Lucky Sawyer 267
86. (Hershel McGriff 264)
tie 87. Bob Flock 261
George Hufford 261
tie 89. Ronnie Kohler 252
Jimmy Ayers 252
91. Louise Smith 249
tie 92. (Dick Eagan 247)
Fred Bethune 247
94. Bobby Dugan 242
95. Speedy Thompson 227
tie 96. Red Harrelson 224
Leo Caldwell 224
tie 98. Shorty Gibbs 221
Bill Widenhouse 221
100. Buck McCardell 219
101. Bill Barker 218
102. Dick Martin 215
103. Tom Gifford 207
104. Nelson Applegate 204
105. Erwin Blatt 197
106. Johnny Thompson 192
107. Red Tomlinson 188
tie 108. Russ Helper 182
Pete Vail 182
110. (Hank Lee 179)
111. Gene Darragh 177
112. John DuBoise 176
113. Gib Orr 170
114. David Ezell 165
115. Jack Fisher 164
tie 116. (Marion Edwards 155)
Tony Bonadies 155
118. (Rags Carter 150)
tie 119. (Ray Erickson 149)
J.E. Hardie 149
tie 121. Jim Millard 146
Tom Dawson 146
Glen Larson 146
Carson Dyer 146
(Julian Petty 146)
Pop McGinnis 146
Lamar Crabtree 146
Wimpy Ervin 146
tie 129. Bill Davis 142
Stuart Joyce 142
tie 131. (Al Funderburk 134)
(Albert Lemeux 134)
(Walt Carver 134)
(Herschel White 134)
135. (Mike Magill 131)
tie 136. Joe Deloach 130
Jim Clark 130
Earl Moss 130
J.C. White 130
tie 140. Paul Magee 127
(Harold Morse 127)
Paul Wensink 127
Dutch Hoag 127
Rollin Smith 127
(Nelson Stacy 127)
tie 146. Harvey Henderson 124
Eddie Adams 124
Nook Walters 124
Jack Mulrain 124
(Marion Leech 124)
Harold Wright 124
Jimmy Thompson 124
(Jack Harrison 124)
Hank Tillman 124
tie 155. (Billy Myers 121)
(Eddie Lenz 121)
Bill Hammersley 121
(Zane Howell 121)
Fran Jischke 121
Olin Allen 121
(Dub Livingston 121)
162. Gordon Bishop 119
tie 163. Leo Richards 118
Bill James 118
(Charlie Hill 118)
Zeke DeRose 118
Stew Hayes 118
(Mike Ernest 118)
(Oda Greene 118)
tie 170. Don Price 115
Rod Turcott 115
Joe Weatherly 115
Stan Parnell 115
tie 174. Dick Meyer 112
Pete Toth 112
Jack Hauher 112
Dick Turcott 112
Bob Schwingle 112
Walt Regan 112
tie 180. Hank Carruthers 109
Joe Kusler 109
Herb Legg 109
Keith Hamner 109
Bill Deakin 109
Smokey Yunick 109
186. Pete Kelly 107
tir 187. Charles Stark 106
(Ken Rauch 106)
Slim Brown 106
(Ray Atkinson 106)
(Hank Pollard 106)
tie 192. C.H. Dingler 103
(Don Kent 103)
tie 194. Ray Janelle 100
Bob Shaw 100
(Earl Zindahl 100)
tie 197. Dick Stacey 97
(Scott Gow 97)
W.E. Baker 97
tie 200. Charlie Causey 94
Ray Chase 94
Herb Fry 94
Ted Swaim 94
tie 204. Pancho Alvarez 91
Don Oldenberg 91
Harold Mays 91
Mike Little 91
(Bill Pruitt 91)
(Doug Congden 91)
(Al Smith 91)
tie 211. Chuck Mahoney 88
(Art Plas 88)
(Paul Richardson 88)
214. Leon Sales 86
tie 215. (Pepper Cunningham 85)
Bud Koehler 85
(Joe Gillow 85)
(Albert Price 85)
tie 219. Francis Radaker 82
(Mel Cook 82)
tie 221. John Scarfo 79
(Buddy Cox 79)
(Walt Ragan 79)
Robert Weisemeyer 79
tie 225. Norman Lynch 76
Jack Halloway 76
227. Bill Holland 73
228. Duke Keller 70
tie 229. Thomas Lechlider 67
Al Fleming 67
tie 231. Jack Goodwin 64
Felix Wilkes 64
233. Jim Mayes 61
234. Don Rudolph 58
tie 235. Bob Apperson 55
Al Conroy 55
(Chuck Garrett 55)
238. Leon Medows 52
239. Doug Yates 49
240. Bob Pronger 47
241. Rudy Hires 46
242. Ed Westveer 43
243. Lawrence Jacquelin 40
tie 244. Jim Fiebelkorn 37
Johnny Bridgers 37
246. Paul Newkirk 34
247. Roger Attard 31
248. Joe Guide 26
tie 249. Mike Klapak 22
Possum Jones 22
251. Roy Hall 19
252. George Fleming 16
253. Mooney Williamson 13
254. (Joie Ray 10)
255. Bobby Myers 7
tie 256. Jimmy Ingram 1
Gwyn Staley 1
L.C. Rigsby 1
Johnny Gouveia 1
(Smokey Purser 1)
261. Merritt Brown 1


Point leaders:
Tim Flock: week 1, 17-34
Fonty Flock week 2-5
Lee Petty week 6-16

Manufacturers:
273 Hudsons
172 Oldsmobiles
171 Plymouths
122 Fords
29 Studebakers
29 Chryslers
26 Nashs
13 Packards
11 Mercurys
9 Lincolns
8 Buicks
6 Henry Js
6 Chevrolets
5 DeSotos
5 Willyses
4 Dodges
3 Kaisers
2 Cadillacs

Laps led by manufacturer:
Hudson 4161
Oldsmobile 1167
Chrylser 197
Studebaker 186
Plymouth 150
Cadillac 22
Ford 15

There were an average of 27.62 cars per week.

Broken down by state/province:
North Carolina 32
Ohio 27
New York 26
Florida 24
Georgia 23
New Jersey 22
Indiana 13
Pennsylvania 13
Unknown 10
South Carolina 9
Virginia 9
Illinois 7
Maryland 7
Michigan 7
Alabama 5
Connecticut 5
West Virginia 4
California 3
Oregon 3
Kentucky 2
Massachusetts 2
Tennessee 2
Texas 2
Iowa 1
Louisiana 1
Quebec 1

By age:
5 drivers born in the 1900's
35 drivers born in the 1910's
84 drivers born in the 1920's
6 drivers born in the 1930's
131 unknowns

Oldest known driver: Pappy Hough (48)
Youngest known driver: Donald Thomas (19)
Average age: 29.75
Oldest race winner: Bill Blair (40)
Youngest race winner: Donald Thomas (20)
Average winning age: 30.35

Using F1 points, the standings are:
1. Tim Flock 419
2. Herb Thomas 384.5
3. Lee Petty 367
tie 4. Dick Rathman 243
Fonty Flock 243
6. Bill Blair 180
7. Donald Thomas 125
8. Ray Duhigg 79
9. Joe Eubanks 79
10. Buddy Shuman 77

I think that's everything. Until we meet again,
Spen


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