Table of Contents – The First Decade of College Football

1869

November, The Targum, Rutgers
On Saturday, November 6th, Princeton sent…
December 14, The Sun, New York
Study and Sport in England and America

1870

April 16, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The recent fine weather…
April 30, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The first foot-ball match…
May 28, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
A match game…
Sep. 1, Wisconsin State Journal
Foot ball has taken the place of base-ball…
Nov. 2, New York Herald
Serious Row Among Students / A Game of Football Among the Yale Youths Comes to Grief – Fight with Policemen – One Student Nearly Killed
Nov. 10, New York Herald
Yale College Belligerent / The Sophomores and the New Haven Police in Collision – Football and Locust Clubs – One of the Students Hors de Combat – A Bootless Appeal
Nov. 16, Bangor Daily Whig & Courier, Maine
All Sorts and Sizes / The faculty of Dartmouth…
Nov. 18, The Fort Wayne Daily Gazette
Miscellaneous / The faculty of Dartmouth
Dec. 8, Indiana Democrat, Indiana, Pennsylvania
A foot-ball manufacturer…

1871

May 15, Bangor Daily Whig & Courier
Local and Other items / The boys of the High School…
May 17, The Huntington Journal, Pennsylvania
Base ball and foot ball…
May 20, Nevada State Journal, Reno
News of the State / The practice of playing foot ball…
July 5, Elyria Independent Democrat, Ohio
Rare Sport / For several evenings our citizens…
July 20, The Eau Claire Free Press, Wisconsin
Startling Lesson to Boys Addicted to Practical Jokes
August 14, Daily Gazette & Bulletin, Williamsport, PA
The first game of foot-ball…
August 14, Daily Gazette & Bulletin, Williamsport, PA
This was a splendid day for the game…
Nov. 4, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Last Saturday’s game…

1872

May 11, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The sophomores…
June 5, Huntington Journal, Pennsylvania
The foot-ball nuisance…
June 15, Nevada State Journal, Reno
Football / Anyone passing down Virginia street…
Aug. 11, The Morning Star and Catholic Messenger,
New Orleans: The Hiberian Festival
Aug. 23, Ohio Democrat, New Philadelphia, Ohio
Fire-brick Maker’s Picnic
Oct. 5, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
In the foot-ball match…
Oct. 18, The New York Herald
Cricket / The Game at Hoboken Yesterday
Oct. 23, Iowa Algona Republican
The Annual Rush at Yale
Nov. 2, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The freshmen and Union…
Nov. 4, The Daily Times, New Brunswick, New Jersey
The Foot-Ball Contest
Nov. 16, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The Department Rush
Nov. 17, The World: New York
Yale vs. Columbia / Match game of Foot-ball at New Haven Yesterday – Yale Wins Three Straight Goals
Nov. 17, The World: New York
Tom Brown’s First Game of Foot-ball at Rugby
Nov. 17, The World: New York
Foot-ball / There can be scarcely any question…
Nov. 20, Marshall Statesman, Michigan
Correspondence From the University / Ann Arbor
Nov. 23, The Boston Daily Globe
English Schools
Nov. 24, The World: New York
Foot-ball / Its Laws and Technical Terms – General Rules of Play

1873

Jan. 23, Daily Kennebec Journal, Maine
Maine Legislature / Senate
Jan. 30, Racine County Argus, Wisconsin
President Finney argues…
April 26, Nevada State Journal, Reno
Football / Old and young, rich and poor…
May 6, The Titusville Morning Herald, Pennsylvania
Ohio / Only Chilblains
May 17, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The sophomores and…
May 17, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
We have been requested…
May 22, The Eau Claire Weekly Free Press, Wisconsin
There was much excitement…
May 29, Paxton Weekly Record, Illinois
Boston girls play foot-ball…
June 8, Galveston Daily News, Texas
The Fair Sex / Foot ball, according to newspapers…
June 12, The Boston Daily Globe
New York / The Rights of Working Boys – Discussion of the “Festive Foot-Ball”
Aug. 29, The Galveston Daily News, Texas
The Catholic Picnic
Sep 23, The World: New York
The Annual “Rush” at Yale
Oct. 4, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Saturday the freshmen…
Oct. 4, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Foot-ball rushes…
Oct. 9, The Boston Daily Globe
Suburban Governments
Oct. 10, Cambridge City Tribune, Indiana
Foot-Ball / The boys are having fine times…
Oct. 11, Daily Times, New Brunswick, New Jersey
Foot-Ball / The annual contest between the Sophs and Freshmen…
Oct. 17, Daily Times, New Brunswick, New Jersey
Philo vs. Peltho
Oct. 17, Daily Times, New Brunswick, New Jersey
Foot-Ball / After the foot-ball match…
Oct. 18, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Considerable more enthusiasm was manifested…
Oct. 26, The World: New York
College Foot-Ball /The First Match of the Series Between Rutgers and Yale Won by the Latter
Nov. 1, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The Cornell boys accepted…
Unpublished quote attributed to Cornell President Andrew White
Nov. 1, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Delegates from Princeton…
Nov. 4, The Salt Lake Daily Tribune, Utah
Encouragement for Boys
Nov. 7, The Boston Daily Globe
A game of foot-ball…
Nov. 10, The World: New York
The game of foot-ball…
Nov. 14, The Boston Daily Globe
Rhode Island / Connecticut
Nov. 15, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Last Saturday afternoon…
Dec. 1, The Boston Daily Globe
Lynn / Out-door Sport
Dec. 17, Titusville Herald, Pennsylvania
Foot Ball at Yale / The Match With the “Old Etonians”
Dec. 27, The Boston Daily Globe
In the Suburbs / Charlestown

1874

March 28, The Boston Daily Globe
Cambridge
April 2, The Boston Daily Globe
Fast Day
April 3, The Boston Daily Globe
A Lynn “foot-ball club” came to Salem…
April 17, The Ackley Independent, Iowa
Foot ball has quite overcome…
May 6, The Boston Daily Globe
The Suburbs
May 11, The Boston Daily Globe
The Harvard foot-ball players are making preparations
May 15, The Boston Daily Globe
Cambridge / Foot-ball / The first game of foot-ball…
May 16, The Boston Daily Globe
Cambridge / Foot-ball / The second game…
June 14, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The representative Tens…
July 2, The Kansas Chief, Troy, Kansas
A man down in Tennessee…
July 19, The Morning Star and Catholic Messenger,
New Orleans: Grand Festival under the auspices of…
Aug. 22, The Morning Star and Catholic Messenger,
New Orleans: Field Sports and Games
Oct 3, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The sophomore…
Oct. 15, The Cambridge City Tribune, Indiana
Football is the popular game…
Oct. 15, The Boston Daily Globe
Cambridge / Harvard College / The game of foot-ball…
Oct. 17, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
At a recent meeting…
Oct. 23, The Bulletin, Cairo, Illinois
The weather permitting…
Oct. 24, The Bulletin, Cairo, Illinois
It seems that we have been misunderstood…
Oct. 26, The Targum, Rutgers
Foot Ball / On Saturday Columbia tackled Rutgers…
Oct. 31, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The girls at Vassar…
Dec. 9, The Boston Daily Globe
“Those Sophs” have again shocked…
Dec. 10, Nevada State Journal, Washoe County, Nevada
The girls of Vassar College play football…

1875

Jan 21, The Nebraska Advertiser, Brownville, Nebraska
To become peace-makers…
Feb 6, Colorado Daily Chieftan, Pueblo, Colorado
Football is the amusement…
April 2, Holt County Sentinel, Oregon, Missouri
County News / Foot-balling on the streets of Oregon…
April 24, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
After numerous class…
May 20, Daily Kennebec Journal, Maine
Educational Notes / Football appears to be as dangerous…
June 26, The Eau Claire News, Wisconsin
Multum In Parvo / The London Lancet…
July 1, The Athens Messenger, Ohio
How Gov. Hayes Received the News
July 3, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
With the return of Spring…
July 9, Petersburg Index and Appeal, Petersburg, Virginia
Among the attractions at the Fair Grounds…
Oct. 16, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
On the first Saturday…
Oct. 18, The Boston Daily Globe
Suburban Notes / Cambridge
Oct. 20, The Boston Daily Globe
Suburban Notes / Brown University
Oct. 22, The Boston Daily Globe
College Sports / The match between the Canada…
Oct. 25, The Daily Times, New Brunswick, New Jersey
Rutgers Wins / The game of foot ball…
Oct. 25, The Boston Daily Globe
College Sports / The delegates from the Harvard…
Oct. 25, The Boston Daily Globe
Foot Ball – The Harvards Beat All Canada
Oct. 28, The Boston Daily Globe
The Tufts-Harvard Foot Ball Contest – Harvard the Winner
Oct. 30, The Boston Daily Globe
Postponed / The game of football…
Nov. 3, Colorado Springs Gazette, Colorado
The International foot ball match…
Nov. 3, The Daily Times, New Brunswick, New Jersey
Foot Ball / Yesterday afternoon a match…
Nov. 6, The Boston Daily Globe
College News / The foot-ball eleven are hard at work…
Nov. 8, The Boston Daily Globe
Foot-Ball – Tufts Second Eleven Vanquishes Bates College
Nov. 10, The Boston Daily Globe
The Physical Superiority of the English
Nov. 13, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The foot-ball matches…
Nov. 13, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Every dog has his day…
Nov. 13, The Boston Daily Globe
Football Game Between Harvard and Yale Today
Nov. 15, The Boston Daily Globe
The Harvard-Yale Football Game – Harvard’s Victory
Nov. 17, The Daily Times, New Brunswick, New Jersey
The Rutgers 20…
Nov. 19, The Boston Daily Globe
A game of foot-ball will be played…
Nov. 25, The Boston Daily Globe
Blue Against Crimson / Exciting Foot-Ball Contest between Adams Academy and Harvard Freshmen – The Odds in Favor of Adams
Nov. 27, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The “lits”…
Dec. 6, The Boston Daily Globe
A game of foot ball was played …

1876

Feb. 2, The Boston Daily Globe
Tufts College Note
Feb. 19, The Boston Daily Globe
Saturday afternoon, February 28, the Lynn high school…
Feb. 23, Janesville Gazette, Wisconsin
The following from a young gentleman…
March 6, The Boston Daily Globe
Candidates for the University foot-ball…
March 18, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Now that the time for foot ball is so near…
May 1, The Boston Daily Globe
Advertisement: G.W. Simmons & Son
May 4, Belleview Telescope, Kansas
Foot-ball is looming up as a national game…
May 9, The Boston Daily Globe
College Notes
May 15, The Boston Daily Globe
None of the numerous football…
May 16, The Boston Daily Globe
Advertisement: Clothing &c…
May 18, Freeborn County Standard, Albear Lea, Minnesota
The girls at the Washington Seminary in Wheeling, West Virgina…
May 19, The Boston Daily Globe
Tufts College Notes
May 23, The Boston Daily Globe
Yesterday afternoon about 500…
May 31, The Morning Oregonian, Portland, Oregon
To-morrow the Hibernian Benevolent Society…
June, Scribner’s Magazine
Harvard University / Men whose boys are not yet ready…
June 30, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
A day or two after college opened…
Sep. 11, The Boston Daily Globe
Foot-Ball Match at Dartmouth College
Sep. 18, The Oakland Tribune
A match at foot-ball…
Sep. 27, The Boston Daily Globe
Tufts College Notes / From the enthusiastic manner…
Oct. 5, The Oakland Tribune
The long talked of foot-ball…
Oct. 7, Bangor Daily Whig, Maine
The annual foot-ball contest between the Sophomore…
Oct. 14, The Boston Daily Globe
A foot-ball match will be played today…
Oct. 21, The Boston Daily Globe
Harvard University Items
Oct. 23, Oakland Tribune
The Sophomores have challenged…
Oct. 28, The Boston Daily Globe
Harvard University Notes / The Harvard foot ball team…
Oct. 30, The Boston Daily Globe
Sporting Notes / The international football match…
Oct. 31, The Daily Times, New Brunswick, New Jersey
A football match played Monday…
November, The Rochester Campus, Univ. of Rochester
Foot-ball! Why does not the class of ’80 rise…
Nov. 1, The Boston Daily Globe
Harvard News / The Harvard Foot Ball Team returned…
Nov. 2, Newport Daily News, Rhode Island
Rowdyism in Colleges / It is a pity that young men…
Nov. 3, The Oakland Tribune
Foot-ball / An enthusiastic member…
Nov. 6, The Oakland Tribune
The Freshmen beat…
Nov. 11, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Thursday afternoon…
Nov. 11, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
An interesting game of foot-ball…
Nov. 11, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The law and medical departments…
Nov. 11, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
A challenge has been received…
Nov. 11, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
A lot of juniors…
Nov. 14, The Daily Times, New Brunswick, New Jersey College Items
Nov. 15, The Boston Daily Globe
A game of foot-ball will be played…
Nov. 16, The Boston Daily Globe
Rugby Footballs, Received Yesterday…
Nov. 16, The Boston Daily Globe
Foot-Ball – The Harvard Freshmen Defeat the Resolutes
Nov. 18, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The present freshman class…
Nov. 18, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
A very interesting game…
Nov. 18, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The laws and medics…
Nov. 18, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The serial and serious game…
Nov. 20, The Boston Daily Globe
Foot Ball / The Yales Defeat the Harvards and Princeton Defeats Columbia
Nov. 22, The Lebanon Daily News, Pennsylvania
Princeton College…
Nov. 24, New-York Times
A College Foot-ball Association
Nov. 24, The Boston Daily Globe
Harvard College Notes / The students are very indignant…
Nov. 24, The Oakland Tribune
A match game of foot-ball…
Nov. 27, The Oakland Tribune
The match game…
Nov. 29, The Marshall Statesman, Michigan
Base-ball clubs must give way…
Dec. 4, The Boston Daily Globe
Sporting Matters / The Harvard-Yale Foot Ball Match
Dec. 9, Fitchburg Sentinel, Massachusetts
The following item of Yale college news…
Dec. 16, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
We are to have a Foot-Ball Association again…
Dec. 19, Reno Evening Gazette, Nevada
Football can never reach popularity…

1877

Jan. 20, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
A good many have taken up the Rugby Union Rules as an extra study…
Mar. 3, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Laws of Foot Ball Governing Rugby Union Rules
Mar. 17, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Laws of Foot Ball
Mar. 31, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Laws of Foot Ball
April, The Rochester Campus, Univ. of Rochester
We are glad to see…
May 10, The Weekly Kansas Chief, Troy, Kansas
Foot-ball is all the go…
May 19, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Last Saturday…
May 19, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Two weeks ago to-day…
May 25, Huntington Journal, Pennsylvania
The person having the fair grounds in charge…
Aug. 3, Cedar Falls Gazette, Iowa
English Foot-Ball / Our English games are …
Oct. 7, Daily Kennebec Journal, Maine
The management of the Waterville High School…
Oct. 14, Daily Kennebec Journal, Maine
The little boys in the Saco schools…
Oct. 27, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Rugby Rules Again
Oct. 27, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
There will be a game…
Nov. 4, New-York Times
The Princeton Boys Win / An Exciting Game of Foot-ball in Hoboken – Harvard Gets One Poor Little “Touch-Down” – An Enthusiastic Audience
Nov. 10, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The trade in arnica…
Nov. 10, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Since the [New York] World is an European paper…
Nov. 10, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Our Gymnasium
Nov. 10, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
A game of foot-ball was…
Nov. 10, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The game of foot-ball…
Nov. 10, The Boston Daily Globe
Harvard University Notes / Yale plays football with…
Nov. 11, The Boston Daily Globe
Football Games / The Resolutes Defeat the Harvard Freshmen Six to Nothing
Nov. 13, Daily Times, New Brunswick, New Jersey
Rutgers Notes / There will be a game…
Nov. 15, The Boston Daily Globe
Foot-Ball at Harvard / Early in the season…
Nov. 16, The Boston Daily Globe
Foot-Ball Contests to Come / The Adams Academy…
Nov. 19, The Boston Daily Globe
Foot-Ball Contests / The Phillips academy eleven…
Nov. 22, The Boston Daily Globe
“Greased Shirted” Footballers Defeated
Nov. 24, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
A game of foot-ball…
Nov. 25, The Boston Daily Globe
Foot-Ball Matters at Yale
Nov. 25, The Boston Daily Globe
Foot-Ball / The Harvard Freshmen Eleven Defeat the Adams Academy Eleven of Quincy Three to One – An Excellent Game
Nov. 26, The Boston Daily Globe
Ball Contests and Gossip / The Harvard Freshmen eleven…
Nov. 28, The Boston Daily Globe
Salem / Kicking Foot-Ball in the Street – An Amusing Case in Court
Nov. 28, The Boston Daily Globe
Foot-Ball / Thanksgiving week…
Nov. 29, The Boston Daily Globe
The Harvard-Yale Freshman foot-ball…
December, The Rochester Campus, Univ.  of Rochester
Much more is being done…
December, The Rochester Campus, Univ. of Rochester
The game…
Dec. 2, The Boston Daily Globe
A Plucky Foot-Ball Contest
Dec. 8, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
An effort has been made…
Dec. 9, The Boston Daily Globe
The Sporting World / Football Match between Yale and Princeton
Dec. 10, The National Republican, Washington, D.C.
The Foot-Ball Championship Game
Dec. 10, The Boston Daily Globe
Ball Contests and Gossip
Dec. 16, The Boston Daily Globe
Princeton vs. Yale at Football
Dec. 22, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The newly organized…
Dec. 23, The Boston Daily Globe
Sporting News / The Foot-ball Season / A Review of the Season of 1877 – Dangerous Sport – Yale Carries Off the College Championship

1878

Jan. 6, The Morning Star and Catholic Messenger,
New Orleans: How New York Brokers Celebrated Christmas Eve / Fish Horns, Cake Walk, Foot Ball, Etc.
May 4, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
On the afternoon…
May 4, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The freshmen…
May 18, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Among the very few…
May 28, The Los Angeles Herald, California
[Advertisement] Picnic!
July, The Rochester Campus, Univ. of Rochester
In elucidation of certain points…
October, The Rochester Campus, Univ. of Rochester
Our lack of interest in athletic sports…
Oct. 12, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The opening contest…
Oct. 12, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The following letter…
Oct. 14, The World: New York
Foot-Ball Prospects / Last Wednesday’s conference…
Oct. 26, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Our University is…
Oct. 12, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The Athletic Association
Oct. 30, Ariel, Univ. of Minnesota
The students enjoy weekly talk…
Oct. 30, Ariel, Univ. of Minnesota
From other colleges we hear…
Oct. 30, Ariel, Univ. of Minnesota
The Fourth Class challenged…
Oct. 30, Ariel, Univ. of Minnesota
Foot-ball has been the all-absorbing…
November, The Rochester Campus, Univ. of Rochester
Oct. 13th…
Nov. 9, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The fresh and sophs…
Nov. 11, The World: New York
Foot-Ball Prospects / The three victories…
Nov. 25, The World: New York
Foot-Ball Prospects / Though the superlative degree is easily abused…
Nov. 27, Ariel, Univ. of Minnesota
On Nov. 28th a game of foot-ball…
Nov. 29, The New-York Times
Princeton Defeats Yale / The Championship Game of Foot-ball / An Excited and Well-Contested Game – The Largest Crowd Ever Gathered on the St. George’s Cricket Grounds – The Orange and Black Wins by a Touch-down and a Goal
Nov. 29, The World: New York
Princeton the Champion! / The Conquerors of Harvard Contend for the Crown before Five Thousand Spectators / Yale Gets the Best Side First, But Princeton Triumphs by a Timely Won Goal to Nothing
Nov. 29, The World: New York
There was probably at least as much…
Dec. 7, Harper’s Weekly
Illustrations: A Game of Foot-ball, by J. Davidson
Dec. 16, The World: New York
Close of the Foot-Ball Season / The rapid growth…
Dec. 21, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The Athletic Association…

1879

January, The Rochester Campus, Univ. of Rochester
’81, McPhail injured himself severely playing foot-ball…
Jan 23, The Nebraska Advertiser, Brownville, Nebraska
Football by Electric Light
Feb. 8, Daily Nevada State Journal
Foot Ball Match / The school boys…
Feb. 15, Daily Nevada State Journal
The boys are now trying…
March 1, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
We take up the College…
March 15, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
As we announced…
March 15, Reno Evening Gazette
The fine weather would be good for a game of foot-ball
March 27, The Burlingame Weekly Hawkeye, Iowa
Iowa Items
April 5, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The time for the long-expected and much-talked of foot-ball match…
April 19, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The goal posts on the campus…
May 14, Ariel, Univ. of Minnesota
In all the exchanges we notice…
May 15, The Daily Kennebec Journal, Maine
The semi-annual foot-ball games…
May 16, The Milwaukee Daily News, Wisconsin
Sporting News / A number of young men…
May 17, The Syracuse Standard, New York
University Items / A game of foot ball…
May 17, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The Game with Racine
May 17, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The long expected…
May 17, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
A week ago…
May 22, The Belleville Telescope, Kansas
Kansas News
May 26, The World: New York
Foot-Ball Record / The long-talked-of match…Michigan…
May 30, Bangor Daily Whig and Courier, Maine
State News
May 31, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Racine vs. University
May 31, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
That long expected…
June 5, The Racine Argus, Wisconsin
The College foot-ball players…
June 28, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Sophomore Year / Senior Year
July 4, The Iola Register, Kansas
Communicated / A few evenings ago…
Sep. 18, Daily Derrick, Oil City, Pennsylvania
The young men and girls…
Sep. 18, Chester Daily Times, Pennsylvania
Straws from the Barracks
Sep. 19, Chester Daily Times
Eton Boys
Sep. 19, Chester Daily Times
Local Intelligence / Straws from the Barracks
Sep. 23, Chester Daily Times: Straws from the Barracks
Sep. 24, Chester Daily Times: Straws from the Barracks
Sep. 29, Chester Daily Times: Straws from the Barracks
Sep. 30, Chester Daily Times: Straws from the Barracks
Oct. 2, The Gettysburg Compiler, Pennsylvania
Town and County / A match game of foot ball…
Oct. 3, The Decatur Daily Review, Illinois
City News / Foot ball has become…
Oct. 7, Ariel, Univ. of Minnesota
No foot ball!…
Oct. 10, The Daily Kennebec Journal, Maine
Football at Bowdoin
Oct. 14, Chester Daily Times: Local Intelligence
Oct. 20, Chester Daily Times: Straws from the Barracks
Oct. 21, Chester Daily Times: Straws from the Barracks
Oct. 22, Daily Derrick, Oil City, Pennsylvania
Foot ball is all the rage…
Oct. 23, Chester Daily Times: Straws from the Barracks
Oct. 23, The Star and Sentinel, Gettysburg
Return Game
Oct. 24, Reno Evening Gazette, Nevada
Pacific Coast Items
Oct. 24, Chester Daily Times: Straws from the Barracks
Oct. 25, Chester Daily Times: Straws from the Barracks
Oct. 26, New York Sun
Columbia Against Stevens / A Hard Football Battle in the Keen October Air Ending in a Draw
Oct. 27, Chester Daily Times
Football at the P.M.A. / First Three Quarters
Oct. 29, Chester Daily Times: Straws from the Barracks
Oct. 30, The Star and Sentinel, Gettysburg
Some ten days ago…
Oct. 31, The Titusville Morning Herald, Pennsylvania
Dean City / Chimes from the Old Bullion District
Nov. 1, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
Foot-ball Convention
Nov. 2, New York Sun
Collegians At Football / Princeton Against Columbia, and Yale Against Pennsylvania / Two Lively Contests, One in Hoboken and One in Princeton – Columbia’s Defeat and Yale’s Success – Accidents in the Field
Nov. 4, The New-York Tribune
Notes from Yale
Nov. 9, New York Sun
The Battle of the Ball / Princeton’s Brilliant Athletic Victory Over Stevens / Seven Goals and Four Touch Downs Won at Football – Stevens Plucky Fight Against Superior Weight – Preparing to Meet Yale
Nov. 9, New-York Times
Foot-ball Contest / The Match between Yale and Harvard Results in a Draw
Nov. 10, New-York Times
Harvard Declines a Challenge
Nov. 13, The Waukesha Freeman, Wisconsin
Mixing of Games
Nov. 15, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
The first day…
Nov. 15, The Chronicle, Univ. of Michigan
College Athletics / Foot Ball
Nov. 16, New York Sun
Victory For Princeton / The Boys From Nassau Hall Beat Harvard’s Football Team / A Very Hard-Fought Game in Hoboken Decided by a Single Goal – A Good Chance that was Lost for Harvard – Forcing the Fight
Nov. 16, The New-York Times
Princeton and Harvard Competing at Foot-Ball / A Series of Exciting Struggles on the St. George’s Grounds in Hoboken – One of the Players Hurt – Princeton Wins the Game after Hard Work
Nov. 17, The Daily Times, New Brunswick, New Jersey
Football – Rutgers v. Yale
Nov. 20, The Dubuque Herald, Iowa
A Foolish Faculty / Every Student in College Expelled – A Game of Foot Ball the Cause
Nov. 20, The Chester Daily Times
Straws from the Barracks / Football playing will soon be over…
Nov. 23, New-York Times
Rough and Tumble Play / Collegians Upsetting One Another in the Field / Yale and Columbia Meet at Foot-ball / Capt. Camp’s Picturesque Retreat / Yale Wins the Game
Nov. 25, The Burlington Daily Hawkeye, Iowa
The Fort Madison high school foot ball club…
Nov. 28, New York Sun
College Men at Football / The Teams of Yale and Princeton Fighting a Drawn Battle / A Long And Desperate Struggle Between Teams Neither of which has Been Beaten and Neither of which Won a Goal Yesterday
Nov. 28, Brenham Weekly Banner, Washington County, Texas Thanksgiving day is to be celebrated…
Nov. 28, New-York Times
Kicking the Leather Egg / The Best Foot-ball Game of the Season / Six Thousand Persons Witness the Match between Princeton and Yale, which Results in a Draw – Incidents of the Game and Scenes in the Ground
Dec. 4, The Indiana Democrat, Pennsylvania
The game of foot ball…
Dec. 6, The New-York Daily Tribune
Notes from Yale / The Football Season
Dec. 12, The Daily Times, New Brunswick, New Jersey
Foot Ball / The Grammar School team
Dec. 15, The Burlington Daily Hawkeye, Iowa
A ladies’ foot-ball club…
Dec. 22, Harper’s Weekly
Illustration: Foot-ball Match between Yale and Princeton, drawn by A.B. Frost.

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