Sideburn has featured Dan Mahony's dirt track photos since issue one. He photographed throughout the 70s, 80s and 90s, before moving to
The archive was stored in Dan and Vickie's home and was wiped out by the fire. Most of the animals perished too, but Dan, his wife and mother-in-law escaped, though Dan was badly burned trying to rescue some of the animals.
A friend of the family has set up a Go Fund Me page if you would like to help with any money to put the Mahonys back on their feet.
Many more sad details of the fire are over on Mark Gardiner's online Backmarker column on MotoUSA.com. G