44 - Bubby Jones - Dansville IN

Leads #55 - Tommy Noblin "The Mississippi Speeter"

Sprint - Whynot - 1974

Donated by Dale and Tommy Noblin

Tommy Noblin "The Mississippi Skeeter" had an unbeaten year at Whynot Speedway in 1973. He continued that winning streak in 1974. A $500 bounty was placed on Tommy to be given to any drive that could beat him. Bubby came down from the Mid West to see if he could collect that bounty. He was the only man to beat Tommy at Whynot that year. Tommy went on to win 31 of 32 races at Whynot in 1973 and 1974.

Others that come to Whynot and failed to beat Tommy were Terry Broadus of Long Beach MS, Sammy Swindell of Bartlett TN, Marty Broadus of Long Beach MS , Bobby Marshall of Dallas TX and Jim McElreath of Forth Worth TX.