Bikes, Gas Buggies, and Burma Shave
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Chicago actor R.J. Lindsey portrays the founder of Oldsmobile, R.E. Olds, narrating a slide program. It details the early inventive history of the automobile: Olds, Duryea, Benz, Ford, Leland, Chapin, and Durant. The program also features stories of early cross country auto racing in 1903, the first Indianapolis oval race in 1909, and the "Kansas Cyclone" Ray Weishaar.