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Cartoon published on Dec. 18, 1970.   Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois, announced it was discontinuing the sport of football in December 1970.   Football had been played for decades with a record of 308 wins, 240 losses and 32 ties.

                                             Sept. 16, 1969

   On August 29th, 1977, Lou Brock stole his 893rd base, breaking Ty Cobb's record of 892. 

On a sad note a massacre occurred in Munich, Germany, during the Summer Olympics in 1972, when a group called the Black September  took hostage, members of the Israeli team.  The terrorists, who were tied to the Fatah organization, killed eleven Israeli athletes and coaches along with a German policeman.  A Star of David in blood depicts the massacre.

                                                                                                             Original dated December 21, 1982

New York Yankees beat the Los Angeles Dodgers in 6 games
in 1977 World Series. Original dated Oct. 19, 1977.


                                        Published October 21, 1975

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