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EDITORIAL
May 02, 1960
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May 02, 1960

Editorial

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A subtler but equally effective form of intimidation arises from the fact that every season coaches have a considerable voice in the appointment of referees.

All this will amount to a cancer in the carcass of a fine game if left untreated. Before the next season starts, we recommend some immediate and specific surgery in the form of new rules depriving coaches of any role in the selection of officials and providing heavy penalties for unseemly conduct on the bench. And for the general health of the game, a liberal dosage of good sportsmanship administered to all hands might help.

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