The Threadmen Cometh

The episode outlines the second half of the 1922-23 American Soccer League season and discusses the National Challange Cup final.

Listen to the podcast here.

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John “Jock” Ferguson was the rock at the heart of the J & P Coats defense. Source: Spalding Soccer Foot Ball Guide, http://collections.carli.illinois.edu/cdm/landingpage/collection/sie_soccer

Music in the episode from archive.org

Theme song: Bix Beiderbecke, “Clarinet Marmalade”

Headlines: Waring’s Pennsylvanians, “Bolshevik”

Sponsor: Frank Teschemacher’s Chicagoans, “Jazz Me Blues”

Additional Music: Billy Jones and Ernest Hare, “Thats a Lot of Bunk”

James P. Johnson, “Charleston”

Jelly Roll Morton, “King Porter Stomp”

Sounds from www.freesound.org: football score.wav by winsx87

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