The First Indy 500 Had its Share of Thrills and Spills

From:America in Color: Titans of Industry

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It's Memorial Day weekend in 1911 - an American institution is about to emerge, engines roaring and tires screeching, to capture the imagination of the public. It's the very first Indy 500.