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Western Illinois State Teachers College, Macomb, IL 1927 Football Team

Western Illinois State Teachers College, Macomb, IL 1927 Football Team

(Now Western Illinois University)

On the team (and probably in the photograph):

Eldon Stowers and Paul Comer (front row, 2nd from right) - Football Managers, William Helms, Edward Durr, Harry Newburn, Russell Poppenhager, Ralph Sullivan, William Bailey, Wilbur Reynolds, Maurice Curless, Ernie Page, Wayne Johnson, Clifford Yard, John Ingles, Lyle Kirkham, LeRoy Morley, Bluford Johnson, Amon Swartzbaugh, Lyle Turner, Leslie Thorpe, George Bodecker, Eugene Hedgecock.

Athletic Director Ray Hanson and Asst. Coach Ralph Barclay may also be in the photo.

Photo from the 1928 Sequille Yearbook of Western Illinois State Teachers College

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