Books Set in Princeton

26th Dec 2021

The most well known book about Princeton is probably F. Scott Fitzgerald's This Side of Paradise, Fitzgerald's debut novel published when he was 23.Enchanted Ivy by Sarah Beth Durst is a fantasy novel … Read More
Baseball Joe at Yale

Baseball Joe at Yale

26th Dec 2021

Baseball Joe at Yale was published in 1913 by Cupples & Leon Company in New York as part of the "Baseball Joe" series. The book was written by Lester Chadwick, a pseudonym of Howard R. Garis. Oth … Read More

SPAM Collegiate and University Pennants

15th Nov 2021

Hormel, the company that makes SPAM ham, used to give away free collegiate pennants in the 1950s. All you had to do was sent in a quarter through the mail (presumably to cover the cost of postage) … Read More

Jackie Robinson in U.C.L.A. Football Program

24th Aug 2020

Jackie Robinson was one of the greatest baseball players ever. His number, 42, has been retired in perpetuity by every team in Major League Baseball. He won the Rookie of the Year award in 1947 when h … Read More