Friday, December 11, 2009
Ladies and Gentlemen of the 'WALL OF DEATH DAREDEVILS'
Wall of Death– Proudly brought to you by the Indian Scout.
Maureen Swift, circa 1949.
Circa 1949, UK — Tornado Smith helps Maureen Swift ride a motorcycle around the “Wall of Death” to promote BSA motorcycles. — Image by © Hulton-Deutsch Collection
Circa 1949, UK — Sixteen year old Maureen Swift riding with ‘Tornado’ Smith around ‘The Wall of Death’ attraction in the Southend Kursaal to promote BSA motorcycles. — Image by © Hulton-Deutsch Collection
Motordrome racer on an Excelsior motorcycle, circa 1914
via The Selvedge Yard
Posted by shaun at Friday, December 11, 2009