Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2006/04/26

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Subject: [Leica] Sebring '58
From: Harvey.Arche at (Arche, Harvey)
Date: Wed Apr 26 07:54:14 2006

I was 3 that year; in the same box of slides there is a picture of my
two sisters and me standing next to my Dad's TR-3. And I remember that
record, and my parents playing it. Down the line I'll be posting shots
from '59 and '60, a couple of Moss chatting in the pits.
Bill wrote:
>Wow, Arche, that's cool. Made me rush upstairs to look up my Riverside 
>recording (in High Fidelity!) of the 1958 Sebring race. I'll have to
>that again later today. Moss set a new track record that day, the liner

>notes say...
>You really have been busy in the archives.  Did you go to that race? 
>Kodachrome does stand up...

>bill h



Unfortunately in '59 my Dad missed more than he caught- these two are
the only ones that don't show the back half of the car disappearing out
of the frame!


>Bruce wrote:

>Wonderful to see the old masters in action, Harvey.
>Your Dad's panning must have taken much practice, with the 50.
>Please show, if you have more.
>On 26-apr-2006, at 15:26, Arche, Harvey wrote:
>> For those that are interested, 3 of my Dad's old kodachromes of the
>>hr. race, very schmutzy with dirt and foxing. Note the level of crowd
>> control in the first and second - Dad used a IIIf with an Elmar 50
> the crop is roughly 2/3's of the frame.
>> ARche


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