The attached articles are a nice discovery in that they are first-hand accounts of the development and testing of the first car to win the Indianapolis 500, the Marmon Wasp.
This image was published in the March 20, 1910 Indianapolis Star and ran in support of a couple of articles that discussed the then-new and revolutionary Marmon Wasp's design.
This guy is a hugely interesting story. Good on him. The Chili Bowl is finally getting serious scrutiny and the idea of prevailing over 300 competitors is daunting - truly a major achievement.
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