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THE GRAVEL PIT SPEEDWAY (1929)


The schoolboy speedmen of St Clair College have established a secret speedway! This story has all the ingredients of the sports infancy in Britain.          

The Gravel Pit Speedway.pdf

The Speedway Cavaliers

By Alfred Edgar


Written in only the second year of speedway in Britain



A complete story from

May 1929

The Speedway Cavaliers by Alfred Edgar (Complete).pdf

FLYING CINDERS!

By Alfred Edgar


A complete story from the Modern Boy magazine,

Week ending May 18, 1929. Another of the earliest speedway stories ever to be published.         

Flying Cinders by Alfred Edgar.pdf Click on each story to open a full PDF version. You will need a PDF reader. You can install a free copy of Adobe Reader here. SpeedwayFiction Enjoy this selection from our library of Modern Boy comics

THRILL FIENDS ON WHEELS! (1933)


An illustrated double-page article by the noted speedway author Alfred Edgar, paying tribute to the modern-day gladiators of the cinders          

Thrill Fiends on Wheels.pdf Heroes of the Track 2

THE SPEED SLIDE

By Alfred Edgar (1929)


This full-length tale from the Modern Boy comic is another of the earliest speedway stories to appear in a British periodical          

The Speed Slide.pdf

THE FROZEN SPEEDWAY

By Kaye Campson (1937)



This full-length story is by Kaye Campson, ( a pseudonym of the author Gerald Bowman, 1901-1967)

The Frozen Speedway.pdf