The Spider Gridiron : University of Richmond vs. William and Mary.

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Game day program for the November 29, 1934 football match between the University of Richmond and the College of William & Mary, price 25 cents. Played in Richmond at Richmond Stadium.

Program includes team rosters and team photographs for both the Spiders and the Indians, along with many advertisements for Richmond businesses.

Contents: Richmond-William and Mary takes front rank in state Thanksgiving classics / Charles Houston -- Stretching back 36 years / Charles Hamilton -- The essential element in winning football / Glenn F. Thistlethwaite -- How to choose your football girl : valuable hints on solving one of life's most difficult problems--various types at the various colleges / Paul Gallico -- The evolution of football -- Football is war! / W.A. Ingram -- Rule changes for 1934 -- Spider songs and yells -- Famous formations / Parke H. Davis.

Cover illustration in color, by R.C. Cormack, features quarterback preparing to pass.

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Citation

"The Spider Gridiron : University of Richmond vs. William and Mary.," in UR Football Comes Home : Presented by Univ. of Richmond Archives and Boatwright Memorial Library, Item #46, http://football.urlibraries.org/items/show/46 (accessed February 25, 2018).

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