Feb 2, 1960

  • The Alameda County Board of Supervisors and the Oakland City Council each passed resolutions petitioning the University of California to permit Oakland’s team to play there on a temporary basis
In Print

“Experts to Aid Local Grid Club”, Scotty Stirling, Oakland Tribune

Subhead: “Owners Seek Top Leaders”

Tags: Chet Soda (quote), Wayne Valley, Robert Osborne, Eddie Erdelatz, Jackie Jensen, Phil Bengtson, Pappy Waldorf, Chuck Coughlin, Paul Christopulous

“Contra Costa Bidding for Stadium”, Oakland Tribune

Tags: stadium, Thomas Coll, Mel Nielsen

“Snare Drummer Leads Rush for Oakland Jobs”, Prescott Sullivan, San Francisco Examiner

Tags: column, Chuck Coughlin, Gordon Tovani (quote), Eddie Erdelatz (quote), nickname

“Oakland Speeds Plans”, Don Selby, San Francisco Examiner

Tags: Chet Soda (quote), Chuck Coughlin, Bud Hastings, Alan Ewen, Buck Shaw, Eddie Erdelatz, Otto Graham, stadium, Robert Osborne, Joe Foss, Bud Adams, Wayne Valley, Harvey Binns, Ed McGah, Charles Harney, Don Blessing, Art Beckett

“Daddy Is Ready for the Villains”, Art Rosenbaum, San Francisco Chronicle

Tags: Frank Leahy, Barron Hilton

“Soda Is Oakland AFL Chairman”, San Francisco Chronicle

Tags: Chet Soda (quote), Robert Osborne, stadium, nickname

“Humble ‘Choke Goes International”, Will Connolly, San Francisco Chronicle