Texas at San
Antonio: " San Antonio is not an industrial city such as Detroit, Pittsburg
[sic], Los Angeles, etc., so the city and air are extremely clean."
"First run movies are in abundance in the city's modern theatres."
College of Lynchburg, Va.: "Nearby are Appomattox Court House, where the
states were reunited, [and] Natural Bridge, one of the Seven Natural Wonders of
"Cookeville is a fast-growing, scenic city of 20,000 basketball
" Bloomington/Normal, Illinois...is recognized as one of the 50 best places
to live in the U.S."
(Ind.): "Known to many as 'The Basketball Capital of the World.' "
University: "Enthusiassm [sic], exictement [sic] and anticipation abound in
Enid, Oklahoma each year during the basketball season."
If you want to
discuss the secrets of the mango. Maryland assistant John Kochan in a letter to
Washburn about the university's chancellor, Dr. John B. Slaughter: "Dr.
Slaughter has initiated many programs that he feels can have a tremendous
effect on fruit production in the entire world through plant research."
"Plant research?" says Washburn. "What does that have to do with
Got a problem?
Call the governor. Virginia Governor Charles S. Robb to Washburn: "I
personally hope that you will consider seriously the advantages of continuing
your academic and athletic pursuits at Virginia Tech. I look forward to meeting
you and watching you play in the future. If I can be of any assistance to you
or your family, please let me know."
Basketball is my
life. Coaches make this plain by the way they close their letters. Virginia
Commonwealth's J.D. Barnett: "Yours in Basketball." Army's Les Wothke:
"Yours in winning basketball." Arizona assistant Ken Burmeister:
"Yours for better basketball." Siena's John Griffin: "In