The Locomobile Passes Krug’s Hotel in Mineola

Joe Tracy was driving a steady race in his #7 Locomobile as it passed Krug’s Hotel on Jericho Turnpike in Mineola. Krug’s Hotel was a favorite spot for teams and enthusiasts alike. During the years the course ran directly past the hotel, spectators stationed there were nicknamed “Krug’s Klockers” because of their enthusiasm for timing practice runs.