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October 06, 1958
Sam Auld of Sandbank, Scotland, foreman of the crew that built Sceptre: "Next time, we'll have to build a boat wi' the bucket up ott the water."
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October 06, 1958

They Said It

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Sam Auld of Sandbank, Scotland, foreman of the crew that built Sceptre: "Next time, we'll have to build a boat wi' the bucket up ott the water."

Slade cutter, director of athletics at the Naval Academy, on the ruling by the Eastern College Athletic Association banning prep school help (for math tutoring, etc.) to prospective athletes: "We'll go along with it, but we don't like it. We won't allow Navy to be reduced to a second-rate power."

Belasco Bossard, star of the Corpus Christi Giants, a Negro, on the exclusion of himself and two other Corpus Christi players (on racial grounds) from the opening of the Dixie Series in Birmingham: "We are losing the glory, the self-respect, the pride."

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