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March91988
Ronald Reagan unveils Rockne stamp
President Reagan, who played George Gipp alongside Knute Rockne, would unveil the Knute Rockne 22-cent stamp.
Keywords: ronald reagan, knute rockne, stamp, football, jacc, joyce athletic convocation center, knute rockne all-american, george gipp, babe zaharias, bobby jones, babe ruth, jim thorpe, roberto clemente, princeton, rutgers, washington and lee
March101988
Rockne, TX opens its post office for a day
A small town in Texas, with a great name, would open its doors for only one day.
Keywords: rockne texas, stamp, knute rockne, sacred heart
April61988
Only Bookstore Basketball game decided by coin toss
For thirty years, every Bookstore Basketball game has ended when one team reached 21 baskets. Every game, except one which was stuck seven points shy.
Keywords: bookstore basketball, coin toss
September101988
Reggie Ho kicks Michigan around
A mostly unknown student from Hawaii would make a name for himself as he got Notre Dame's 1988 Championship season started off on the right foot.
Keywords: football, michigan, night game, reggie ho
October11988
Stanford becomes a regular on the schedule
In the first meeting since 1964, Notre Dame gets one step closer to the 11th National Championship.
Keywords: football, stanford, night game, tony rice, derek brown, lou holtz, tony brooks, anthony johnson
November51988
Rocket lifts off at home
Raghib Ismail adds his name to the record books and makes a case for his new nickname, The Rocket.
Keywords: football, rice, raghib rocket ismail, paul castner, michigan, record, kalamazoo
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