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Gar Davidson

Gar Davidson (College football.  Born, The Bronx, NY, Apr. 24, 1904; died, Oakland, CA, Dec. 25, 1992.)  A football star at Stuyvesant H.S., Garrison Holt Davidson had a long and distinguished military career that saw him rise to the rank of Lieutenant General in the Army.  Along the way, Davidson played varsity football at West […]

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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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