Gilmore, Wilson A

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Mr. Wilson A. Gilmore recalls incidents concerning Coach Pete Cawthorn.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Wilson A. Gilmore

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Length: 10 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Anecdote about game with Hardin-Simmons University (1932-1933), Scrimmage after game, Kept number of minutes each player played, Anecdote about Oklahoma City University game (1935), Intervention of drunk, Description of second half, Anecdote about meeting Texas Tech drop-out, Cawthon's help, Anecdote about Baylor University game, Development of pass, Anecdote about working on kickoff (1933).

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1930s

Bulk Dates: 1930s

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