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Curtis Turner wins 1956 Southern 500 in the Wild Hog No. 99 Schwam Motors Ford; No. 26 is Jim Paschal in a Bill Stroppe built Mercury who finished 6th, six laps down. Turner started 11th and won the race, leading 225 laps of the 364 lap race. Team mate Joe Weatherly started 16th and finished eighth twelve laps behind in his #9 Purple Hog. (Ford Archives photo.)

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