Sport: Dodge Bolt

"Since 1921 I have built more racing boats than any man in America and I have spent more money on this sport than any single person except Gar Wood. I think the treatment you are giving me is entirely unfair. I am through with the sport.''

With that rebuke to the American Power Boat Association, Horace Elgin Dodge, automobile scion, last week clapped on his hat, stormed out of the organization's annual meeting. He demanded that his name and those of his boats, with the records they had hung up, be stricken from A....

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