Mize, Jackie 2018-09-15

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This interview features Jackie Mize as he discusses Drag racing. In this interview, Mize describes how he got involved with drag racing and building up his motor shop.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Jackie Mize

Additional Parties Recorded:

Date: September 15, 2018

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: Daniel Sanchez

Length: 01:02:27 (1 hour 2 minutes)


Introduction and background information; What Raymond Beadle was like, Kenny Bernstein; his shop; The Lubbock drag strip; Amarillo Motor Sports Hall of Fame; Starting the motor sports oral history project; others interviewed; Building his business up; Nostalgia racers; early years racing, retirement from racing; Jackie’s favorite racing spot; restoring his corvette

Access Information

Original Recording Format: born digital

Recording Format Notes: patrons may listen to a CD copy in our reading room

Transcript: transcript available on dspace https://hdl.handle.net/10605/361828

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