1949 Harmsworth Trophy
Detroit River, Detroit MI, July 23-August 1, 1949
[And a Post Script . . .]
Speed Boat Skip-A-Long Sinks
Lake Tahoe, Calif., August 14  (AP)Stanley Dollar's Skip-A-Long, winner of the Harmsworth Trophy at Detroit Aug. 1, sank today in Lake Tahoe. The speed boat had finished two laps of a race when it began shipping water.
(Associated Press, August 14, 1949)
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