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Frank Wykoff inducted into the USA Olympic Hall of Fame 1984

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Los Angeles Times Newspaper article by Bob Oates 1 9 7 4

"IMMORTALITY IN 9 SECONDS FLAT"

"What makes Ivory Crockett run so fast?
How about his optimum nervous System"
Article by: Bob Oates

Mel Patton broke Wykoff's 100 yard dash world record in 1948 Charlie Paddock in his "Flying Finish"

 

immortality in 9 Seconds Flat - Ivory Crockett - Los Angeles Times

 

Frank Wykoff set a new world record
of 9.4s in the 100 yard dash "without starting blocks"
 on May 10, 1930 that stood unconquered for 17 years.
 

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