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May 24, 1907: LAPD Motorcycle Officers Charge Driver and Passengers With Speeding

Note: This is an encore post from 2006. May 24, 1907 Los Angeles Otis Skinner, the actor starring in “The Duel” at the Mason Opera House,” is under arrest because of a curious regulation in which passengers of a speeding … Continue reading

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Drivers’ Ed Theatre

"What Makes Sammy Speed?" Made by Sid Davis in cooperation with the Glendora Police Department. Bad things happen when Sammy gets behind the wheel of a 1956 two-door Buick Special. Immortal quote: "Even his girlfriend, Wendy, thought his speeding was … Continue reading

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