He was also a part-time coach at Stockton Junior College. More than of his players and former assistant coaches attended his funeral at Central Methodist Church in Stockton. In , black boxer Sam Langford badly beat Los Angeles favorite Jim Flynn at Vernon, but one learns more of racist attitudes of the times than of boxing in reading the Los Angeles Times account.
Amos Alonzo Stagg, Psi Upsilon, the “Grand Old Man of Football”
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Specifications Number of Pages: His career flourished on the Chicago Midway and found an encore on California's Pacific coast and in Pennsylvania's Susquehanna Valley.