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Knute Rockne's physician warning....

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December 24, 1930

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 24, 1930

* Knute Rockne suffering from exhaustion
* Notre Dame Fighting Irish football coach

The sport's section (page 9) has a two column heading: "Rockne, Suffering From Fatigue, Is Warned He Must Take Rest From Many Activities" (see) Rockne would be killed in a airplane crash a few months later.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century

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