Sunday, SUNday, SUNDAY!!

But I shall be at my post tomorrow

But I shall be at my post tomorrow

Keiren here–when I was a kid growing up in a teeny tiny little village (so small that it couldn’t be called a town) of Cayuga, the only claim to fame we had was a teeny tiny little racetrack outside of town called the “Cayuga Speedway”. It was, in fact, a twenty minute drive away (possibly further–my dad always drove like he was on a racetrack. For many years, I thought 75 mph was the actual speed limit) and located near several other towns. But I guess none of them had a name that was as interesting. But for decades, any time I would tell people I was from Cayuga they would say, “Oh the Speedway!” because it was famous for it’s radio ads which would proclaim “Sunday SUNday SUNDAY, at Cayuuuuuuuuuuuuuuga Speedway!”

Which has nothing to do with Ty’s Bun Toons…’cept, “Sunday SUNday SUNDAY there wiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiilllllllllll be a NEW BUN TOOOOOOOOOOOON!”



3 responses to “Sunday, SUNday, SUNDAY!!

  1. We’ll sell you the whole seat, but you’ll only need the eddddgge…

  2. All of the speedways in North America must have used the same ad agency. We had the same ads in both New York and New Jersey growing up.

  3. i grew up near the Cayuga Speedway! What a great memory!!!

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