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Local History Archives - February 2013

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Fairground Racers: Part 2

 How did Mark Martin, Dean Roper and Rusty Wallace, former Ozark area racers, fare in the 1983 Daytona 500?  Read part 2 of Fairground Racers.   More...
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Fairground Racers: Part 1

 Former Springfield Fairground Speedway racers meet again at the Daytona 500 in 1983.  That race included Mark Martin, Rusty Wallace and Dean Roper.
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Springfield Caverns

 Is there a cave under your house?  A 1954 article discusses much of the folklore surrounding Springfield area caves.
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