Otto raced to renown with his old ‘99’

Otto Jeschke, 28, of 324 Circle was a stock car racer. He was featured in the 1951 Forest Park Review driving his popular “99” stock car at Soldier Field. He was considered one of the best straight-axle racers in the field and raced at Soldiers Field on Wednesdays and Sundays that year as well as in Milwaukee and Rockford. He stored and worked on his cars at Forest Park Car Service, 7236 Madison St.

Forest Park Review, Sept. 6, 1951

Jill Wagner