1923 Racing Season Summary

Statistics

Unlimiteds-Single Engine Class
1. February 18 Mid Winter Speed Boat Carnival New Orleans, La.
2. July 4 Webb Trophy Burlington, Iowa
3. August 15 Pacific Motor Boat Trophy Los Angeles, California
4. September 30 Western Southern Trophy Cincinnati, Ohio
5. October 14 Nordlinger Trophy Los Angeles, California
6. December 2 Dyas Trophy Los Angeles, California

 

  Date Winner Driver
1. February 18 Century Tire Louis Disbrow
2. July 4 Fore Elmer Richards
3. August 15 Mystery Frank Garbutt
4. September 30 Meteor VI Walter Wilde
5. October 14 Two Fellows Joe Fellows
6. Eecember 2 Mystery Frank Garbutt

 

  Built Boat High Points Total
1. (1922) Fore 180
2. (1922) Hoosier Boy (2) 90
3. (1922) Century Tire 75
4. (1922) Miss Cincinnati 60
5. (1921) Miss Chicago 60
6. (1917) Miss Dubonnet 30
7. (1923) Kentucky Colonel 30
8. (1922) Baby Holo 00
9. (1923) Freak IV 00
10. (1923) Lady Orleans 00
11. (1921) Lucky Strike II 00
12. (1923) Two Fellows 00
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Former Miss Detroit II, Miss Minneapolis (2)
Former Hurricane II?

 

  Driver High Points Total
1. Elmer Richards 120
2. J.W. Whitlock 75
3. Louis Disbrow 75
4. Chap Hanley 60
5. Chester Smith 30
6. Sheldon Clark 30
7. J.C. Smith 15
8. Ed Crowley 00
9. Charles Ferran 00
10. Joe Fellows 00
11. William Fetterly 00
12. Alvin Frank 00

 

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Gold Cup Class
1. August 31 * Aaron De Roy Trophy Detroit, Michigan
2. September 1   APBA Gold Cup Detroit, Michigan
3. September 3   Detroit Sweepstakes Detroit, Michigan
4. September 15   Interstate Trophy Buffalo, New York

[* meaning of "*" unknown]

  Date   Winner Driver
1. August 31 * Lady Shores Howard Rose
2. September 1   Packard ChrisCraft Caleb Bragg
3. September 3   Teddy George Wbod
4. September 15   Baby June George Hall

[* meaning of "*" unknown]

  Built Boat High Points Total
1. (1923) Rainbow III 890
2. (1922) Curtiss Baby Gar Jr. 750
3. (1923) Baby June 690
4. (1922) Packard Chriscraft 630
5. (1922) Miss Mary 450
6. (1923) Lady Shores 360
7. (1922) Belle Isle Bearcat 360
8. (1922) Goldfish 270
9. (1923) Will Gold 270
10. (1923) Baby Packard 180
11. (1923) Santa Barbara Bearcat 180
12. (1922) June 90
2. Former Baby Gar Jr.

 

  Driver High Points Total
1. Harry Greening 1890
2. Caleb Bragg 1440
3. Howard Rose 990
4. Gar Wood 720
5. George Hall 510
6. Jesse VIncent 450
7. George Wood 450
8. Paul Strassburg 450
9. Lou Wood 300
10. Ed Grimm 270
11. Jack Williams 210
12. Art Utz 180
13. Humphrey Birge 90

 

[Statistics from Greene, V.1]