Passaic Falls

Krakovitch, Russel, Rohrback, Adams, Pashman. These names are not famed throughout the U. S. Few sportsmen, if confronted with the name Krakovitch, for example, would know what to make of it. Yet these five athletes have been instrumental in establishing a record for invincibility that has become legendary. They are the this year's members of the Passaic (N. J.) High School Basketball Team which, drilled by its able coach, "Prof." (Ernest A.) Blood, since 1919 won 159 straight games. Last week, they were beaten for the first...

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