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This edition of the newspaper, termed the football edition by the editorial, includes an article titled Prospects for 1909 which looks back at all the athletic achievements of the past year, and discusses the future of different teams as new athletes are recruited and senior athletes graduate. The editorial board additionally lists three recommendations for the student body for the new year, given that season’s record in the athletics department. Another article provides a review of the 1908 football season, describing the team’s victories as well as losses before listing and briefly discussing the star athletes of that season. Later in the paper, the management of the Voice makes a statement on the outcome of the football season, indicating areas that could be worked on in the following year. On page 5 of this edition, five portrait images have been included of the football coach, the manager and the men who have played their last game for the University of Wooster as a tribute. Additionally, on page 8, an image of the football team for the season of 1908 has been included with the names of each team member. Advertisements from local businesses have been included in the latter half of the newspaper.

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The College of Wooster


Wooster, OH


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Prospects for 1909, Wooster Athletics, Football, Editorial Board, Photographs of Wooster Football Team


College athletics; College newspapers

Wooster voice. (Wooster, Ohio), 1908-12-15

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