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The Ghia would fly! Chicago to Columbia in 6 hrs. flat!

Jimmy W. Harper has one for the World Record Book of Guinnesses: Beats Willie M's time by 15 minutes! If you can't take his word for it, ask Richie Janes if the 1963 Karmann Ghia VW could fly!

Jimmy W. Harper writes:
I too would like to get in the record book on time from Chicago to Columbia, also in 1965, in a record time of 6 hours and 0 minutes.

Clocked out from my job at Young Spring and Wire on 65th Street at 1:00 am and pulled into the Shell station on top of Jamestown Hill (where Nissan is now) at 7:00 am to drink a 6 ounce Coke. (Chicago and Columbia on same time)

I was by myself in a 1963 Karmann Ghia VW. This is not Ripley's Believe it or Not. But ask Richie Janes if the Ghia VW could fly. Thanks for posting this on CM. - Jimmy W Harper
Comments re article 46116 For Chicago to Columbia for the Record Book 6 hrs 15 min

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