Sport: Football, Oct. 14, 1935

On eight days in the next two months, some 20,000,000 U. S. football addicts will pay $30,000,000 to watch 2,000 college football games. Last week the New York Morning Telegraph ran football "form charts," to make the game more intelligible to its horse-race minded readers. On 250 fields, the 1935 season got fully under way. Major developments:

Games. Fifty miles apart, roughly similar academically and socially, Princeton and the University of Pennsylvania are natural football rivals. That until last week they had not played each other for 41 years was due to the...

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