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EVENTS & DISCOVERIES
November 16, 1959
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November 16, 1959

Events & Discoveries

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Of course, and inevitably, there are still and will always be conflicts. This was made plain at anti-footballer Hutchins' own ex-Big Tenner Chicago the other day as a tense crowd of 30 watched the team of U of C scrubs take on an equally informal outfit from Wilson Junior College. The kickoff in this diffident return of intercollegiate football to the once-forbidden territory was delayed a full 10 minutes because Chicago's end was tied up in a physics exam.

Dial M for Memory
On Oct. 30, 1921, little Centre College in Danville, Ky. beat mighty Harvard 6-0, and hardly a Danvillian is now alive who has forgotten that famous day and year. Lest future generations in Danville forget the game that was just about the biggest football upset of the half century, the town's telephone company has announced that all numbers in its new dial system will be preceded by a nostalgic exchange: CEntre 6.

In a Trap

It doesn't take a pro to see
What causes this golfer to press;
He's using an iron, you'll agree,
That is used to press a dress.
—BARNEY HUTCHISON

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