Race Car driver, starting driver of the 1908 NY-Paris Race Montague “Monty” Henry Roberts is cited often on this site. The clock is correct twice a day at 2:29.
Relative Montague “Monty” Roberts, a well-known race car driver, was the driver of the team when it started in Times Square, NY. With only minor intervals so he could rest, he was the sole driver to Wyoming during a very rough 1908 winter. He had to give up the wheel (The Thomas Flyer was inContinue reading “Here’s the Great Race Again…(referenced five other times on this blog)”
1908 Ad with letter from George Schuster with Monty Roberts at the wheel DAG This may help to clear any inconsistencies. Click Here: For Among the many Monty Roberts posts at the DAG Driving was a “team” effort in 1908 Below: George is standing next to Uncle Sam (Monty is second from right)