Louis Meyer Tag

By Adam Tate, Associate Editor As legend has it 1936 Indy 500 winner Louis Meyer pulled into Victory Lane after a particularly hot race and asked for a cold bottle of buttermilk. After seeing the bottle of milk in Meyer’s hand in a newspaper photo the next day, an unknown Milk Foundation executive made it his mission to make victory milk a tradition. It caught on for a few years, but then fell out of fashion. The tradition was brought back for the 1956 race and it has held strong forRead More