Inspired by Griffith

The Switchtower
R: Anthony O’Sullivan. D: Henry B. Walthall, Claire McDowell, Marion Emmons, Lionel Barrymore, Charles West. P: American Biograph. USA 1913

Barney Oldfields Race for a Life
R: Mack Sennett. K: Lee Bartholomew, Walter Wright. D: Mabel Normand, Mack Sennett, Ford Sterling, Barney Oldfield. P: Keystone Film Company. USA 1913

Berna Eli “Barney” Oldfield (January 29, 1878 – October 4, 1946) was an American pioneer automobile racer. He began racing in 1902 and continued until his retirement in 1918. He was the first man to drive a car at 60 miles per hour (96 km/h).