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Front page the last time Kentucky played Northwestern in football, 1928

Posted on December 6, 2017 | in Uncategorized | by

The front page of the Oct. 21, 1928, Lexington Herald, including coverage of the only previous football meeting between the University of Kentucky and Northwestern University, a 7-0 loss for UK. The two teams will play in the Music City Bowl on Friday, Dec. 29. Click on the image for a closer look. The football story runs down the left column. Among the other stories on the page include one in the lower right corner with the headline “What’s the odds? Telepathist will try to communicate with Mars.” The price of the 38-page newspaper was 5 cents.

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