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Congratulations are in store for Haines, the third big dance winner, when absent was the good sportsmanship the Gold Medal stands for. Referees shipped in are supposed to be fair. The eventual winners used a 10-count and touchdown to win. A bad call is what happened from three officials. Basketball is not a contact sport. Please don't let the Gold Medal become an arena for these tactics.
Fred J. Stevens
There was a wonderful one-quarter page ad in the Empire last night thanking Dr. Akiyama for his continuing care and loyalty. It was signed by over 100 people. But curses, no one contacted me to see if I wanted to be included. And I most certainly did!