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This photograph of Barney Oldfield was taken some time between 1912 and 1916.

100 Years Ago in Warren: Oysters and racers

Taken from the pages of the Barrington and Warren Gazette this week in November 1912: Sixty miles per hour! Barney Oldfield caught by the camera while making a mile a minute: Barney Oldfield is the king of speed artists when it comes to smashing automobile records. At Fort Smith, Ark., recently he made a new