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July 4, 1970 - Soap Box Derby Winner

Updated: Friday, August 2 2013, 09:17 PM EDT

On this day in 1970, a 12-year-old Colonie boy won the Capital District Soap Box Derby in Albany.


Jeff hinsell beating out 78 other boys.


He earned a $500 savings bond, a trophy, and a trip to Akron, Ohio for the national competition.

July 4, 1970 - Soap Box Derby Winner


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