Roger Lapébie, right, crossing train tracks on his way to winning the 1937 Tour. Lapébie was the first rider to use a modern derailleur, allowing him to shift gears without having to dismount and flip his wheel. The Roger Viollet photo comes from a collection of historic Tour de France photos from the New Yorker.
Pat’s the man
Cesar Romero as The Joker, 1966.