Feb 19, 1960

  • Area “civic and governmental leaders” made a presentation to the University of California’s Board of Regents with the goal of persuading them to allow the team to use Memorial Stadium on a temporary basis

  • At the close of the presentation, the board voted against the proposal, 21-3.

In Print

“Pro Football at U.C. Gets New Hearing”, Dave Hope, Oakland Tribune

Subhead: “Civic, Government Leaders in Appeal to Board of Regents”

Tags: stadium, Clifford Rishell (quote), Francis Dunn, John Holmdahl, Walter Dahl, RT Nahas, William Sparling, Arthur Breed, Robert Osborne

“Stadium Money”, AB Howe, Oakland Tribune

Tags: letter, stadium

“Regents to Decide on AFL Bid Today”, Bill Leiser, San Francisco Chronicle

Tags: column, stadium, Eddie Erdelatz, Joe Kapp, Wes Fry, Pappy Waldorf, Chet Soda, Lamar Hunt

Eddie ErdelatzHead CoachHired Feb 9, 1960
Ernie JorgeOffensive LineHired Feb 10, 1960