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I also wore a leather helmet...

July 15, 2019 06:07AM
but uh, that needs further explanation. laughing smiley That was in grammar school, and it wasn't in 'tackle' football but rather flag football. While I was a 6th grader wearing hand me down leathers our high school WAS wearing up to date headgear.

When I started High School the 'old' school was in the process of being replaced. Some of those old buildings were like catacombs, with tunnels and rooms 3 or 4 stories underground. Old gear, not just sports, were stored in these catacombs. I went into those catacombs often... and they were truly 'museums'.

Athletic gear, school supplies, etc from as far back as the teens filled shelves, hung on walls, were stored in boxes. Oh what I give to have collected all that stuff. - JamesJM

  Football Shoes today... Attachments

JamesJM134July 13, 2019 03:34PM

  thank you, Red Grange

21Dog77July 14, 2019 04:06AM

  Best football uniforms ...............ever !!! Attachments

IowaRam76July 14, 2019 02:32PM


IowaRam75July 14, 2019 02:40PM

  @ Iowa

ferragamo7941July 18, 2019 01:34PM

  Re: Best football uniforms ...............ever !!!

waterfield46July 15, 2019 08:57AM

  Not sure when names were added...

JamesJM48July 15, 2019 09:39AM

  Re: Best football uniforms ...............ever !!!

waterfield46July 15, 2019 12:28PM

  Players today, High School Level...

JamesJM48July 15, 2019 12:59PM

  Johnny U

JoeMad82July 14, 2019 08:04PM

  I also wore a leather helmet...

JamesJM66July 15, 2019 06:07AM

  Re: I also wore a leather helmet...

IowaRam50July 15, 2019 07:11AM

  Haven't heard the term GRAMMAR SCHOOL in a long time

BlueRidgeHorns48July 19, 2019 02:48AM

  "Grammar School"

waterfield41July 19, 2019 08:15AM