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September 7, 1946

THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 7, 1946

* Cleveland Browns 1st game & win
* Lou Groza stars

The sport's section (page 70 has one column headings: "Record 60,135 See Brown Squad Win", "Cleveland All-America Eleven Beats Miami Seahawks, 44-0, as Groza Stars" with lineups (see images). This was the Browns very first game in franchise history. It is also their very first win as well.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Twenty-eight pages, some various cutouts throughout including one on the front page but the page with the Browns report is untouched, otherwise good.

Category: The 20th Century

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