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Game Day: 1911

Game Day: 1911

Washington, D.C. "Football -- Georgetown University game, 1911." CI years before Super Bowl XLVI. Harris & Ewing glass negative. View full size.

 

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Tail gates

Actually buckboard wagons had tail gates, didn't they? You could go to the game in your brand new Studebaker wagon.

Game location

Here is a little history on the location of the game:

http://www.hoyafootball.com/history/stadia.htm

A thoroughly modern innovation

Drive-in football. "Enjoy the game without leaving the comfort or security of your carriage or automobile!"

Let's have a Tailgate party

Oh wait, we can't, the Tailgate hasn't been invented yet.

Speaking of XLVI

My wife and I live about three miles from Lucas Oil Stadium, and we'll be pleased as punch when XLVI is finally relegated to the mists of History.

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