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Dover-Phila Football Rivalry: A Tradition Shared Through Its Greatest Games

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ISBN-10: 1596299916

ISBN-13: 9781596299917

Edition: 2011

Authors: Matthew S. Lautzenheiser

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It was 1908, and Dover had just upset a far superior New Phila football team. A group of DHS students set forth on a streetcar to gloat in the Phila square. They were met with eggs, and the football rivalry, which had been simmering, began in full. Through the lens of this storied rivalry's greatest games, traditions emerge and passions mount as The Game becomes Game Week and community pride hinges on the outcome. Whip through the first snake dances, paint the rock and revisit the early clashes in the fairgrounds through the 100th game and beyond. Whether you remember Paul Miskimen's field goal in 1946 to beat the Tornadoes, Don Watson's ninety-four-yard fumble return for Dover in 1989 or…    
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Book details

List price: $21.99
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
Publication date: 4/10/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 160
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.31" tall
Weight: 0.594
Language: English

The Early Years: 1896-1929
Two Decades of Outstanding Players: 1930-1949
An Era of Change: 1950-1969
The Cardinal Conference Years: 1970-1989
The Modern Era: 1990-2010
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