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[Rare George Roeder Article in a 1964 Monroeville, OH Newspaper]

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[Rare George Roeder Article in a 1964 Monroeville, OH Newspaper]

25.00

An original copy of the Thursday February 20, 1964 edition of THE MONROEVILLE SPECTATOR, the local newspaper serving Monroeville, a small town of approximately 1,200 about half-way between Cleveland and Toledo, and its environs. Notable for an approximately 500 word profile on a local motorcycle racer of national repute, George Roeder, a longtime Harley factory team rider and 2003 inductee into the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame, written at the height of his career in 1964. 

A scarce surviving issue with a detailed and personal profile of life as a top-tier American motorcycle racer at mid-Century.  

[ROEDER, George] : [Motorcycles]. [February 20, 1964 Newspaper Issue with an Article on George Roeder]. Moroeville, Ohio: The Monroeville Spectator, 1964. Large folio. Pulp newsprint. Approximately 22" x 16." Single horizontal and vertical folds. 8pp. Self-wrappers. Some light creasing, edgewear. Overall about good.

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An original copy of the Thursday February 20, 1964 edition of THE MONROEVILLE SPECTATOR, the local newspaper serving Monroeville, a small town of approximately 1,200 about half-way between Cleveland and Toledo, and its environs. Notable for an approximately 500 word profile on a local motorcycle racer of national repute, George Roeder, a longtime Harley factory team rider and 2003 inductee into the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame, written at the height of his career in 1964. 

A scarce surviving issue with a detailed and personal profile of life as a top-tier American motorcycle racer at mid-Century.  

[ROEDER, George] : [Motorcycles]. [February 20, 1964 Newspaper Issue with an Article on George Roeder]. Moroeville, Ohio: The Monroeville Spectator, 1964. Large folio. Pulp newsprint. Approximately 22" x 16." Single horizontal and vertical folds. 8pp. Self-wrappers. Some light creasing, edgewear. Overall about good.