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
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."