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George Adee

George Adee (College football and tennis.  Born, Stonington, CT, Jan. 4, 1874; died, New York, NY, July 31, 1948.)  George Townsend Adee was a star quarterback at Yale (1892-94), making the Whitney-Camp all-America team in 1894.  He served as president of the U.S. National Lawn Tennis Association (now the U.S.T.A.) during and after World War […]

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A prolific author, wire service sports reporter, long time Major League Baseball official scorer, football statistician, sports museum founder, theatrical agency owner and public ... read more

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