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Paul Hornung wins Heisman Trophy... Oklahoma Sooners...
Item # 636420
December 5, 1956
THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 5, 1956
* Paul Hornung wins Heisman Trophy
* Notre Dame Fighting Irish college football
* Oklahoma Sooners declared National Champions
The sport's section (page 55) has a banner headline: "Hornung of Notre Dame Wins Heisman Trophy as Leading Football Player" First report coverage on Paul Hornung winning the Heisman Trophy.
Also on the same page is a two column heading: "Oklahoma Eleven Again on Top In Last Writers', Coaches' Polls" (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 80 pages, nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century