1957 Apple Cup

Hydros To Race On Lake Chelan

CHELAN, Nov. 15 [1956]. - (AP) A race for unlimited hydroplanes on Lake Chelan in May was announced today. The Lake Chelan Boat Racers Inc. said owners of seven big hydroplanes had indicated a willingness to compete, among them the Gold Cup champion, Miss Thriftway, Miss Seattle, Maverick and others.

A spokesman said the event has the sanction of the American Power Boat Association and that it would be a curtain-raiser for the 1957 hydroplane racing.

(November 18, 1956)