Virginia International Raceway History
I need more info about this subject! - who was PR Director in the 50's and early 60's ?
Typical Public Relations
Radio - WDVA and WBTM (1330 AM) broadcast some events live
Advertisements and Posters
Articles in Programs
Misc. Newspaper Articles - author unknown
John Bonitz, Jr. was PR Director for some events in the mid-60's
Sylvia Wilkinson, a noted author, was PR Director in the late 60's
Margot Wilkinson, Sylvia's sister, handled PR for several races in the 70's
Pat Borden handled some PR duties in the late 60's and 70's
Phil Allen became PR Director in 1970.
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