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“Safe at Any Speed” Autographed Hardbound Book 253 pages
Joie Chitwood’s Safe At Any Speed. This is a brand new hardbound 253 page book signed by Joie Chitwood Jr. Loaded with photos, stories, and racing and thrill show history.
Joie Chitwood’s Safe At Any Speed. This is a brand new hardbound 253 page book signed by Joie Chitwood Jr. It has Many old racing and thrill show photos and stories from the East coast to the West and Indy in between. In the 30’s and 40’s racing was Dust, Daredeviltry and Death. One of the toughest guys that competed was Joie (George ) Chitwood. He was a seven time starter at The Indy 500 and Finished in the top 5 on three occasions. Joie was the first to wear a selt belt at Indy in 1941. Dirt track champion several times. He then went on to found the Joie Chitwood Thrill Show in 1945. His first movie stuntwork was in 1949 with Clark Gable and Barbara Stanwick in “To Please A Lady”. Joie Chitwood was inducted into the Eastern Museum Sprint Hall of fame in the 80’s, National Sprint Car Hall of Fame over decade ago, and The Motorspots Hall of Fame in 2010. Joie Sr. passed in 1988. His sons Joie Jr and Tim carried on the thrill show until 1998. Enjoy. All artwork and photos are owned and protected by Chitwood Thrill Shows INC. Always FREE shipping.