Nicky's Last E-Mail
The last email message from our Nick.

The last e-mail message I received from Nicky Hayden was sent from Europe on May 16.

He was responding to a message I'd sent him which contained a photo I'd recently re-discovered from a roll of slides I shot in 1997.

The photo was the brothers--Roger Lee and Nicky Hayden--posing with racing great and Daytona winner Gary Nixon. The late Nixon was a longtime friend of the Hayden family and one of Nicky's big supporters.

Nicky was a Nixon fan from his grade school days and remained one for life.

His message to me simply reads "Nixon!"

Dean Adams All Rights Reserved
Roger Lee Hayden, Gary Nixon and Nicky Hayden. Also, "corner worker".

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