1951 APBA Gold Cup
Lake Washington, Seattle WA, August 4, 1951
Just Two Boats Qualify
Seattle (AP) The champ and her new sister are still the only speedboats to qualify for Saturdays Gold Cup race.
Slo-Mo-Shun IV, the defending champion, and Slo-Mo-Shun V, recently completed, are the two qualifiers.
Of the other nine entries, one of them the Gale II of Detroit was drying out today from a ducking she took Wednesday at 80 miles an hour.
(Reprinted from the Associated Press, August 1, 1951)
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