1939 Racing Season Summary

Statistics

1939
1. July 9 Governor's Cup (New Jersey) Hopatcong, New Jersey
2. July 9 Lake Tahoe Championship Tahoe City, Calif.
3. August 6 Lake Tahoe Championship Tahoe City, Calif.
4. August 6 Seagram Trophy Evansville, Indiana
5. September 4 Detroit Yacht Club 725 Class Detroit, Michigan
6. September 4 A.P.B.A. Gold Cup Detroit, Michigan
7. September 15 Calvert Trophy Cincinnati, Ohio
8. September 15 Brad Kreis Trophy Cincinnati, Ohio
9. September 24 President's Cup Washington, D.C.
10. November 12 Pacific Motor Boat Trophy Newport Beach, Calif.

 

  Date Winner Driver
1. July 9 Tops III Jack Cooper
2. July 9 Miss Golden Gate (2) Stan Dollar
3. August 6 Hornet I Henry Kaiser
4. August 6 Why Worry (2) Bill Cantrell
5. September 4 Why Worry (2) Bill Cantrell
6. September 4 My Sin Zalmon Simmons
7. September 15 Why Worry (2) Bill Cantrell
8. September 15 Mercury Marion Cooper
9. September 24 Miss Canada III Harold Wilson
10. November 12 So Long (3) Lou Fageol

 

  Built   Boat High Points
1. (1938)   Miss Canada III 630
2. (1938)   My Sin 540
3. (1938)   Notre Dame (2) 495
4. (1939) @ Mercury 410
5. (1939)   So Long (3) 360
6. (1939) @ Why Worry (2) 278
7. (1939) @ King Staten 205
8. (1939) @ Hermes IV 117
9. (1939) @ Pin Brain IV 84
10. (1937)   El Torbellino II 45
11. (1938)   Warnie (2) 36
12. (1935) @ Auto Hi 20
13. (1931) @ Who Cares 15
14. (1938)   Miss Golden Gate (2) 00
15. (1933)   Delphine IX 00
16. (1939)   Grey Goose III 00
    @ 725 Class

 

    Driver High Points
1.   Zalmon Simmons 420
2.   Harold Wilson 270
3. @ Marion Cooper 230
4.   Dan Arena 225
5. @ Bill Cantrell 209
6.   Lou Fageol 180
7. @ Joe Brown 149
8. @ George Davis 72
9. @ C.L. Wilkerson 68
10.   Don Stearns 45
11. @ Don Campbell 20
12. @ Bill Mennan 15
13. @ James Anderson 12
14.   Stan Dollar 00
  @ 725 Class

 

[Statistics from Greene, V.1]