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1949 Running of the Little 500
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Held on May 27, 1949 at Anderson Speedway in Anderson, IN
500 L, 125 M, 201 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 8 39 Sam Skinner 500 136 Running
2 20 14 Bob Flock 500 0 Running
3 1 38 Tom Cherry 497 252 Running
4 12 47 Herschel White 482 0 Running
5 6 25 Red Amick 478 0 Running
6 9 62 Ed Ball 469 0 Running
7 11 45 Buzzy Henline 469 0 Running
8 3 711 Bobby Beeson 467 0 Running
9 25 8 Walt Scherer 466 0 Running
10 31 55 Red Newman 455 0 Running
11 33 12 Ira Collins 441 0 Running
12 23 61 Gene Pyle 440 0 Running
13 21 80 Duke Kimmerling 424 0 Running
14 28 60 Dave Barnes 409 0 Running
15 29 18 Bud Femeyer 399 0 Running
16 7 66 Bob King 377 0 Running
17 10 90 Joe Nester 375 0 Running
18 17 49 Paul Fleet 361 0 Running
19 26 96 Bill Walker 359 0 Running
20 5 16 Ralph Stover 348 112 Running
21 2 31 Charley Mayer 346 0 Running
22 16 28 Bob Hart 335 0 Running
23 13 36 Wayne Alspaugh 312 0 Running
24 22 84 Red Renner 301 0 Running
25 18 6 Dick Rathmann 278 0 Oil Pressure
26 24 4 Jim Leach 251 0 Valve
27 4 72 Johnny Arnold 156 0 Accident
28 14 93 Chuck Farquar 147 0 Accident
29 27 85 Everett Burton 147 0 Accident
30 19 5 Hig Hillegas 62 0 Accident
31 32 82 Chuck James 61 0 Accident
32 15 58 Mickey Potter 59 0 Overheating
33 30 35 Ebe Yoder 17 0 Engine
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify:
Time of Race: 2h:29:16.22
Fast Qualifier:
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Margin of Victory:
Average Speed: ??? mph
Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: 4 among 3 drivers - Tom Cherry 1-215; Ralph Stover 216-327; Sam Skinner 328-447; Tom Cherry 448-484; Sam Skinner 485-500

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