Jan 19, 1960

  • Barron Hilton met with two members of the new, still unidentified group looking to land an AFL franchise, to discuss finances
In Print

“AFL Club ‘Cinch’ for Oakland”, Scotty Stirling, Oakland Tribune

Subhead: “Pro Grid Selection Nearing”

Tags: Barron Hilton (quote), Los Angeles Chargers, Ted Harrer, George Jacopetti, William Reichel, Clark Kerr, stadium

“Stadium Push Here Is Promised to AFL”, Atlanta Constitution

Subhead: “Atlanta, Fulton Pledge Backing”

Subhead: “Board Urges, Mayor Signs”

Tags: Lee Field, William Hartsfield, Jim Clay, Charlie Brown, Wilson Brooks, Muggsy Smith, Ralph McClelland