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Photograph was edited for publication purposes Photograph caption dated June 23, 1956 reads "Racing's cooling moments. California state champion Bob Tetzlaff, numb after 125-mile race, pours canteen of drinking water over his head to cool off. He rides 320 miles a week to get into condition for competition leading to Olympic Games berth he hopes to capture. Spare tires, which can be changed in 45 seconds, are spiraled around his neck. He wears head guard for protection in accidents." The article partially reads "Piston-legged cyclists of the North Hollywood Wheelman's Club are using the rugged canyons surrounding San Fernando Valley as a training site to ready for the Australian Olympic Games this fall."; See images #00145214 through #00145219 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm. Photographic prints
00145216 Valley Times Collection HCNVT_d054_f14_i6 CARL0005861351 http://18.104.22.168/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/73052
North Hollywood Wheelman's Club Men--California--San Fernando Valley Cyclists--California--San Fernando Valley Clubs--California--San Fernando Valley Cycling--Training--California--San Fernando Valley Bicycles--California--San Fernando Valley--Tires San Fernando Valley (Calif.) Portrait photographs Group portraits Valley Times Collection photographs