The background music for this video was recorded by the "Beau Hunks" for use in "Laurel and Hardy" and "Little Rascals" movies.

Here is a clip from the recent PBS Documentary,"Lost Iron Range" 

From Dave:  Yes, that goofy looking little kid in the red baseball cap is me.

Nearly every driver and car shown in this film raced at the Hibbing Raceway

Elmer T. Shannon, winner of the 1916 Indy Car race in Hibbing, at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in 1919

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A Special Thanks to the Hibbing Historical Society and the Iron Range Research Center for their assistance with this project

And thanks to The Minnesota State Historical Society and the Preservation Alliance of Minnesota

St. Louis County Historical Society

Dave is the founder of a child poverty awareness campaign

Until his tragic death, three-time Formula One World Champion Ayrton Senna was a strong advocate for the poor.

More at

Child Fund      National Center for Children in Poverty      Children's Defense Fund      First Focus Campaign for Children

The Children's Aid Society      Feeding America.

Dave is a member of the Hibbing Historical Society and the Minnesota State Historical Society and is a City of Hibbing Heritage Preservation Commission board member.

David L. Aho 2012