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August 21, 1972
Democrats in Florida's Dade County are looking for a new executive director. One man whose name has been mentioned is Joe Robbie, owner of the Miami Dolphins. Whether he would consent is another question, but he certainly has the right credentials and connections, especially with his party's new presidential nominee. Robbie taught political science with Senator George McGovern at South Dakota Wesleyan, served as minority (Democratic) leader of the South Dakota House and once ran unsuccessfully for governor.
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The city of New York, faced with several threatened and real sporting defections, is fighting back. Mayor John Lindsay announced early last week that he wants to establish a City Sports Authority to stem the outward tide of franchises. And the city has acquired the title to 49-year-old Yankee Stadium, which it plans to rehabilitate. By this time next year The House That Ruth Built may be known as The House That Lindsay Repaired.

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