September 1979

Feature

Ups and Downs in the Big Leagues

Feature

Temples, Turtles and Fat Boys

Article

The Bard's American Friend

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Ups and Downs in the Big Leagues

A Damn Yankee and a voyaging Bengal "You get out there on that grass and it comes down to two people - a pitcher and a man with a bat in his hands - and there don't nothing else matter." The words of Stud Cantrell, a character in Paul Hemphill's book, Long Gone, sum up the essence not just of baseball but of all sport - of the simple confrontation, the challenge offered and accepted. These are the stories of two Dartmouth athletes, both of the class of 1976, who pursued that essence beyond graduation - one in baseball, the other in football.

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Feature

Temples, Turtles and Fat Boys

Scholarship is sometimes as dependent on luck in the field as on hours of research in a library, and scholarly inquiry sometimes proceeds by spurts, following a series of chance observations, much as a detective investigation

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Article

The Bard's American Friend

David Kastan, assistant professor of English and a marathon runner, was on his way one morning to the Epsom ten- miler. He was studying in England late last summer, and the Epsom ten-miler was to be his first appearance in a

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The Kids Danced

Caught in the early morning light, Arthur Hall sits, legs spread, alone in the middle of a huge, shimmering floor. Engrossed in a series of stretching exercises, he takes no notice of the grinning, hesitating figure who now appears at

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Class Notes

1954

TWENTY-FIFTH REUNION

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1974

FIFTH REUNION

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Article

Carving Out Spaces

When President Kemeny approached the podium at the Commencement of the class of '79, I waited in anticipation for the familiar salutation. Suddenly applause rippled through the audience, and many members of the graduating class

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Class Notes

1914

11 Leighton Road Wellesley, Mass. 02181

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Class Notes

1933

FORTY-FIFTH REUNION

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Class Notes

1934

FORTY-FIFTH REUNION

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