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Updated 31 December 2005

 

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3 June 1913

 


The inaugural installment. Ring begins with good-byes to his old pals and ends by saying he better not write too much or he'll be expected to continue to do so.

 

   
4 June 1913 Some very nice jabs at players and writers and . . .

 

   
5 June 1913 Ring proposes an award for the two players who do the least for their prospective teams and includes a great summer drinking verse.

 

   
6 June 1913 A player threatens to leave or to stay.

 

   
7 June 1913 An FAQ from the sportswriter to the sports fan.

 

   
8 June 1913 A variety of sports are covered; a memorable poem about controversy in college football begins the column.

 

   
9 June 1913 A short poem about trades.    
       


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