Earnings and points: Goacher $775.90-150 pts.; Parker $604.80-120 pts.; Barzda $409.50-105 pts.
The race: Goacher started 50th but worked his way through field with great determination, taking lead on 63rd lap. He was never headed thereafter.
AUG. 18: SOLDIER FIELD, CHICAGO (Midwest Circuit)
62� miles; � mile asphalt; crowd 4,791. Total prize money $3,800.
1) Shorty Templeman (Whelan Spcl) no time.
2) Al Herman (Morcroft Spcl).
3) George Amick (Offenhauser Spcl).
Earnings and points: Templeman $855-150 pts.; Herman $513-120 pts.; Amick $342-105 pts.
The race: Herman led after a restart caused by a spinning car. Tolan (Anderson Spcl) passed him on third lap. Cross grabbed lead on 45th lap but Bettenhausen took him five laps later. Bettenhausen stayed ahead from 50th to 123rd lap when he crashed on south turn due to a blown engine and hit Jimmy Knight's car. Templeman in second then forged ahead to the finish.
SEPT. 10: TERRE HAUTE FAIRGROUND IND.(National Circuit)
100 miles; � mile dirt; crowd 3,610. Total prize money $4,000.
1) Duke Nalon (Johnny Pawl Spcl) 58.77 mph.
2) Roy Newman (Offenhauser Spcl).
3) Jack Turner (Jack Turner Spcl).
Earnings and points: Nalon $680-200 pts.," Newman $560-160 pts.; Turner $360-140 pts.
The race: Duke Nalon rode the outside rail for 200 laps after taking over the lead on the 52nd lap to win. Race was run under the yellow flag for 12 laps when George Titchnor lost a wheel on the 52nd lap.