Memorabilia Monday: Football Tickets

These 1939 season tickets come from Milo W. Ford, Jr.’s scrapbook.

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1940-2

Sadly, the 1939 season was not a stellar one for the Owls. Here are the schedule results.

Images from: Rice University scrapbook collection, 1907-1985, UA 230, Box 11, Rice University Archives, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

2 thoughts on “Memorabilia Monday: Football Tickets

  1. $2.50 per ticket seems like a lot of money back then. Especially since you could buy a nice house for $4000 and a burger for 5 cents back then.

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