Football: Nov. 23, 1925

"Five Yards" McCarty of Chicago ran after Swede Oberlander of Dartmouth, was knocked down, arose and ran again. Throughout the game this performance was repeated. Often McCarty caught Oberlander, but when the latter, instead of carrying the ball, dropped back and fired it accurately into the reaching hands of Lane, then McCarty and Chicago were baffled, and Dartmouth swept on to a 33 to 7 victory that carries with it the unofficial national football title.

"Block that kick! Block that kick ! "The Yale cheering section repeated the phrase monotonously in the belief that...

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