KING OF THE BOARDS 

By Gary Doyle
Chapter 1: A Hero's Era

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Summary:

Details of Jimmy's early life in San Francisco and Los Angeles.  It reviews his non-racing pursuits including movie making, business interests, family history, airplanes and more. 

 Also describes the impact of the San Francisco earthquake of 1906 on his family and the Los Angeles fascination with cars that ultimately captured his interests.

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