Feb 3, 1960

  • The California State Senate passed a resolution “urging” the University of California to permit Oakland’s team to play in Memorial Stadium until a dedicated facility could be built
In Print

“Local Fans Eager to See AFL Club”, Ray Haywood, Oakland Tribune

Tags: column, colors

“State Senate Urges U.C. to OK Pro Play”, Oakland Tribune

Subhead: “Chamber Committee Will Meet Tomorrow”

Tags: stadium, John Holmdahl, RT Nahas (quote), Clark Kerr, George Jacopetti (quote), William Sparling, Kent Pursell, Robert Osborne (quote), Pat Brown, Clifford Rishell (quote)

“Cal Pressured to ‘Host’ Pros”, Don Selby, San Francisco Examiner

Subhead: “Civic Bodies Press Issue”

Tags: stadium, William Sparling, Chet Soda, Barron Hilton, Robert Osborne, Clark Kerr

“Hustle Guy Joe Arenas Bids for Oakland Job”, Prescott Sullivan, San Francisco Examiner

Tags: column, Joe Arenas (quote), stadium, Chet Soda, Wayne Valley (quote), Lon Stiner

“Cal Stadium Asked for AFL”, Howard Carr, San Francisco Chronicle

Subhead: “U.C. Has Said ‘No’ Once to Oakland Overtures”

Tags: stadium, Clark Kerr, Robert Osborne, Wayne Valley, Chet Soda, William Sparling, Leland Sweeney, Kent Pursel, Emanual Razeto

“Oakland Can Use a Pappy Waldorf”, Bill Leiser, San Francisco Chronicle

Tags: column, Chet Soda, Pappy Waldorf, Chris Burford, Monty Stickles