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SC Rewind: Jug Picture Parade

Published: September 14, 2019 11:44 am ET

Last Comment: September 18, 2019 10:08 am ET | 10 Comment(s) | Jump to Comments

With this year's Little Brown Jug day fast approaching, Robert Smith has assembled another Picture Parade, this one themed. It contains a collection of old photographs all in some way related to past Jug events. This year's Little Brown Jug, scheduled for Thursday, September 19, is the 74th in this famous race's now long history that dates back to the inaugural held at Delaware Ohio in 1946.

If you care to participate, just state the picture number and with it your answer to the question included with the picture. Good Luck!

1 - The camera caught a good shot of this U.S. driver very early in his career. In later years he was fortunate enough to add his name to the long list of drivers to win a Jug. Can you identify him?


2 - This well-circulated picture was taken immediately following a Jug victory. Can you name the driver and maybe the horse?


3 - These two gents may have been sitting on the fence in this picture but they each also spent a lot of time sitting on a sulky seat in the winner's enclosure on Jug day. Can you name them both?


4 - No account of Little Brown Jug history could exclude the driver of #6 in this photo as he heads down victory lane. Can you name him correctly?


5 - No Jug day was ever complete until someone "sipped" from the hallowed Jug. Who was the gentleman shown above? If you recognize him you will probably be able to name that year's winner too!


6 - When this once well known gentleman entered the LBJ winner's circle shortly after the above two photos were taken he had just accomplished something that no one before him had done. Can you put a name on him and if you can, state what his accomplishment was?


7 - Can you put a name on the horse and driver above as they finish off Jug Day with a win en route to a fabulous season.


8 - This horse had quite a year including a Jug victory and a lot more. If the picture quality was any better it would be too easy. Can you put a name on the horse and driver?


9 - These two gentlemen had a lot to do with the Jug for a very long time and they are shown chatting in the Delaware paddock during Jug day many years ago. Can you name them both?


10 - Let's end today's Quiz with an easy one. Can you quickly identify these two chaps who made quite a bit of history on a special Jug Day many years ago.


Quote For The Week:

"Never pass up an opportunity to keep your mouth shut." Originally from Robert Newton Peck, often used by Dwight D. Eisenhower, former U.S. President.

September 18, 2019 - 10:08 amThe correct answers to the

The correct answers to the Jug photos are shown below :
1 - Del Cameron - Two-time Jug winning driver 
2 - Herve Filion and Hot Hitter at 1979 Jug
3 - John Simpson Sr. and Delvin Miller on Delaware rail fence
4 - Stanley Dancer winning with Most Happy Fella in 1970 
5 - Stew Firlotte at 1983 Jug - Trainer of Ralph Hanover, that year's winner 
6 - Morrie McDonald winning with Adios Harry in 1954 to become first Canadian-born driver to ever win a Jug 
7 - Precious Bunny and Jack Mosieyev winning 1991 Jug
8 - Ronnie Waples wins 1983 Jug with Ralph Hanover 
9 - Hank Thomson (Jug original) and Delvin Miller many time participant and supporter
10 - Keith Waples and John Hayes Sr., 1972 Jug winners with Strike Out 

As always, thanks for your participation. Lots of good answers this week;
you folks are GOOD! 

September 14, 2019 - 5:09 pm2 Hot Hitter Herve Filion 3

Eric Warren SAID...

2 Hot Hitter Herve Filion
3 John Simpson Sr Delvin Miller
5 Ralph Hanover Stew Firlotte
7 Precious Bunny "All ya gotta Know" is Jackie MO
8 Ralph Hanover Ronnie Waples
9 Delvin Miller on the right
10 Keith Waples John Hayes Sr (1972) Strike out

Great pictures from a bye gone era

September 14, 2019 - 4:16 pm1. Del Cameron 2. Herve

Bev Snobelen SAID...

1. Del Cameron

2. Herve Filion & Nansemond

3. John Simpson Sr. & Del Miller

4. Stanley Dancer

5. Jim Hackett & Best of All

6. Morris MacDonald - First Canadian Driver to win the LBJ

7. Jack Moiseyev and Precious Bunny

8. Ron Waples & Ralph Hanover

9. Hank Thompson Sr. & Del Miller

10.Keith Waples & John Hayes

September 14, 2019 - 1:42 pm1. Harry Harvey. 2. Hot

Gord Brown SAID...

1. Harry Harvey.
2. Hot Hitter, Herve.
3. John Simpson, Del Miller
4. Stanley Dancer, Henry T Adios.
5. Stu and Ralph.
6. Morrie Macdonald, first Canadian to win the jug.
7. Precious Bunny, Jackie Mo.
8. Ralph and Ronnie.
9. Left no clue, right Del Miller.
10. Keith Waples, The Senator.

September 14, 2019 - 1:39 pm6. Morris MacDonald

Sheldon Rose SAID...

6. Morris MacDonald

September 14, 2019 - 1:34 pm1. George Sholty 2. Herve

David Darocy SAID...

1. George Sholty
2. Herve Filion & Hot Hitter
3. John F Simpson & Delvin Miller
4. Stanley Dancer
5. Stew Firlotte & Ralph Hanover
6. Clint Hodgins & Adios Butler. First pacer to win a Triple Crown.
7. Jack Moiseyev & Precious Bunny
8. Ron Waples & Ralph Hanover
9. Phil Terry & Delvin Miller
10. Keith Waples & John Hayes Sr.

September 14, 2019 - 1:12 pm1. Del Cameron 2. Herve and

Bob Belore SAID...

1. Del Cameron
2. Herve and Hot Hitter
3. John Simpson and Del Miller
4. Stanley Dancer with either Most Happy Fella or Henry T Adios.
5. Stew Firlotte
6. Morris Macdonald and Adios Harry. Won the Triple Crown
7. Jackie Mo and Precious Fella
8. Ron Waples and Ralph Hanover
9. ? and Del Miller
10. Keith Waples and John Hayes

September 14, 2019 - 12:48 pmNo.2 Hot Hitter and Herve

jim morgan SAID...

No.2 Hot Hitter and Herve Filion.
No 4 Stanley Dancer.
No.5 Stew Firlotte and Ralph Hanover.
No 7 Jack Moiseyev and Precious Bunny.
No 10 Keith Waples and Dr.John Hayes.
That's all I got Robert. Lol. Keep up the great work!

September 14, 2019 - 12:37 pmno.2 Hervé filion and Hot

no.2 Hervé filion and Hot Hitter
no.3 .... and Del Miller
no.6 Stanley Dancer
no.9 Frank and Del Miller
no.10 Keith Waples and John Hayes

September 14, 2019 - 12:17 pmTom Foley #2 Herve Filion #8

Tom Foley SAID...

Tom Foley

#2 Herve Filion

#8 Ron Waples

#10 Keith Waples, John Hayes Sr.


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