Princeton Wins Football Title to a 110 Round Fight

Obscure Facts

# For twenty years, the huge ice yacht Wolverine, which carried 850 square feet of sail, dominated ice yacht racing.  In one event, it averaged 132 mph for 20 miles.

# In 1926, the Stanley Cup became associated with the NHL.

# In 1983, the popularity of bicycling caused piano sales to be chopped in half, and the use of livery stables went down 33%

# Princeton won a national college football championship in 1895.

# The longest bout fought with gloves lasted 110 rounds.  The fighters refused to to continue, and the referee declared the fight no contest.

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