Year:  1958, 1958
Driver:   Jimmy Markle
Photo Contributed by:  

Top Photo: Ken Boisvert

Second Photo: Bud Verge

Photo Credits: 

Top Photo: Ray Williams

Second Photo: Irv Condron

The Back Story: 

Top Photo: Twenty Eight year old 1958 Lebanon Valley high point champion Jimmy Markle helps his case of being crowned the LV champ by stroking his #47 into victory lane that year.

Markle, who recently passed away at the age of 80 on April 11th, 2010, is flocked by Lebanon Valley Speedway founder “Uncle” Lou Spanier and LV head flagger for many years, Teddy Ryan. (click here to see Jimmy's Obituary)

Second Photo: From July 12th, 1958, the #47 of Jimmy Markle wins the Midseason Championship race at Lebanon Valley.


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