Two Horse Race

The episode recounts the National Challenge Cup tournament and describes the action as the American Soccer League’s 1923-24 winds down.

Listen to the podcast here.

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Michael Cosgrove when he played for Aberdeen FC, 1925-26. Image: afcheritage.org

 

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Walter “Wattie”Jackson when he played for Aberdeen FC, 1925-26. Image: afcheritage.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Featured image a screen shot of some Fall River players before the National Challenge Cup final versus Vesper Buick.

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: George Gershwin, arr. by Jerry Brubaker “Rhapsody in Blue” from Archive.org under a Creative Commons License

Bix Beiderbecke,  “Fidgety Feet”

Clarence Williams, “Coal Cart Blues”

Paul Whiteman, “Spain”

Sounds from www.freesound.org: football score.wav by winsx8

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