Archive for January 2010 | Monthly archive page

Son of former A’s player Al Simmons Passes Away – Capt. John Alan Simmons

Family-Placed Death Notice SIMMONS, Capt. John Capt. John Alan Simmons, USAF Retired, 74 of Atlanta and Guadalajara passed Saturday, January 30, 2010.  

BILL WERBER: RUNNING THE GOOD RACE

By Dale B. Smith Bill Werber has been running a race. The course has been varied and challenging. His pace has seen him sprint, jog and occasionally walk but never stop. The amazing thing about Bill Werber is that he has been running this race for nearly 100 years, longer than any other living major […]

Dick Rosen Appointed to Board Vacancy

Drexel University Professor Richard Rosen was appointed January 12, 2010 by the Society’s Board of Commissioners to fill the vacancy left by the recent death of Max Silberman. Rosen will fulfill the balance of Silberman’s Vice Chairman’s position on the 5 member commissioners board and also that of VP of History and research.  

Chuck Bednarik Book Signing in Hatboro January 9, 2010

CHUCK BEDNARIK AUTOGRAPH SESSION ¬†¬†SATURDAY JANUARY 9, 2010 Hatboro By David Coulson, FCS Executive Director. Saturday January 9, 2010 was a very special day in the Society’s Museum as football Hall of Famer Chuck Bednarik made a rescheduled visit due to the snowstorm of December 19th that caused the cancellation of his intended first visit. […]

ROBERT LINWOOD WILKINS DEAD AT 87

SHREVEPORT, LA – Mr. Bobby L. Wilkins passed away on Sunday, January 3, 2010, at Grace Home, after a lengthy illness.