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Amos Alonzo Stagg forced to quit because of age...

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October 14, 1932

THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 14, 1932

* Amos Alonzo Stagg forced to quit
* University of Chicago football coach

The sport's section (page 25) has a banner headline: "Age Rule Force Stagg to Quit Post at Chicago at End of the College Year" with subheads that include: "Stagg Is Retired As Chicago Coach" "University Invikes Age Rule of 70 to Relieve Him of All Active Duties" "Veteran's 40-Year Tenure Ends--Protesting Action, He May Decline a New Post". Detailed report, plus much about his career as a coach and an athlete. Includes a one column close-up photo of Stagg. (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 42 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

Category: The 20th Century