The Canadian Year Book Volume 8

The Canadian Year Book Volume 8

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1905 edition. Excerpt: ... Three hours--100 miles, Ed. Taylor, in race. Paris, Fr., Sept. 11, 1900. Four hours--126 miles 750 yds, A. E. Walters, in race, Berlin, Ger.. Sept. 17, 1899; 124 miles 500 yds.. A. E. Walters, in race, Paris, Fr., Sept. 15. 1900. Five hours--155 miles 1,143 yds, A. E. Walters, Berlin, Ger., Sep. 17, 1899; 154 miles 677 yds., A. E. Walters, Paris, Fr., Sept. 15. 1900. Six hours--183 miles 869 yds., A. E Walters, Paris., Fr., Sept. 15, 16, 1900. Twelve hours--349 miles 1,447 yds, A. E. Walters, Paris, Fr., Sept. J5, 16, 1900. Eighteen hours--493 miles 1.262 yds., A. E. Walters, Paris., Fr., Sept. 15, 16, 1900. Twenty-four hours--634 miles 774 yds., A. E. Walters, in race, Paris, Fr., July 8, 0. 1899. (This l- still the world's record, in spite of M. Cordang's doubtful ride at The Hague, on Sept.-17, 18, 1899). A Bague, paced by a motor tricycle, rode ten miles, from a standing start, against time, in 14:22 1-5. setting new records from 2 to tfi kilometres Paris, Fr., Aug. 28, 1JU0. Motorcycle Records. MOTOR BICYCLE. 1 mile--1:26 2-5, Champion. Cambridge. Mass., July 31, 1900. 5 miles--7:16 2-5, Champion. Cambridge, Mass., July 31, 1900. MOTOR TRICYCLE. 1 mile--1:18 3-5. Champion, Chicago, Sept. 25. 1900. 5 miles--6:49 1-5, Champion, Chicago, Sept. 25, 1900. 10 miles--14:21 1-5, Champion, Chicago, Sept. 25, 1900. 50 miles--1.15:57 1-5. Champion, Chicago, Sept. 25, 1900. One hour--44 miles 1,256 yds., Demester, Paris, Fr., Oct. 25, 1900. MOTOR TANDEM. 1-4 mile--19 4-5s., Crooks-Shorer. New Bedford, Mass., June 9, 1900. 1-2 mile--40s., Crooks-Shorer, New Bedford, ' Mass., June 9, 1900. 3-4 mile--1:00 4-5, Crooks-Shorer, New Bedford, Mass.. June 9, 1900. 1 mile--1:20 2-5, Miller-Judge, Montreal, May 24, 1900. 5 miles--7:08 1-5, Duer-SJnclair, ..show more

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  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 11mm | 381g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236489810
  • 9781236489814