Wednesday, August 15, 2018

T2 To Host SAFC On Wednesday

At Portland, Oregon:

Portland Timbers 2 vs. San Antonio FC, United Soccer League, 7:30 PM Pacific Time Wednesday (streamed live over ESPN+)

Timbers Make First Visit To Audi Field Wednesday Night

At Washington:

DC United vs. Portland Timbers, Major League Soccer, 5:00 PM Pacific Time (telecast on ROOT Sports Northwest; streamed live over ESPN+)

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Madeleine!

Here's another glamour photo of British-born 1930s and 1940s screen actress Madeleine Carroll.

Toby!

Here's a glamour photo of 1930s actress and showgirl Toby Wing.

Hedy!

Time for a glamour photo of screen legend Hedy Lamarr.

Magic Merle!

Here's a glamour photo of 1930s-1960s screen actress Merle Oberon.

Monday, August 13, 2018

'49 Studebaker

Here's a 1949 Studebaker Champions four-door sedan.

T2 Knock Off Rangers In Kansas

At Kansas City, Kansas:

Jeremy Ebobisse (7') and Jack Barmby (PK-55') each scored once on Saturday as Portland Timbers 2 blanked the Swope Park Rangers 2-0 on the road in United Soccer League action.

T2 will open a five-match homestand this coming Wednesday as they will host San Antonio FC at 7:30 PM Pacific Time (streamed live over ESPN+).

Saturday, August 11, 2018

Caps Snap Timbers Unbeaten Run In Rose City Cascadia Cup Clash

At Portland, Oregon:

Kei Kamara (14') and Cristian Techera (43') each scored once on Saturday as the Vancouver Whitecaps snapped the Portland Timbers' 15-game Major League Soccer unbeaten streak with a 2-1 Cascadia Cup road victory.

Diego Valeri converted a penalty kick in the 71st minute for the lone Timbers goal; an earlier PK try in the 40th minute by DV8 sailed wide left.

Portland will try to get back on the winning track on Wednesday as they make their first visit to Audi Field for a road match against DC United at 5:00 PM Pacific Time (ROOT Sports Northwest; streamed live on ESPN+).

T2 At Swope Park Rangers Saturday

At Kansas City, Kansas:

Swope Park Rangers vs. Portland Timbers, United Soccer League, 5:30 PM Pacific Time Saturday (streamed live over ESPN+)

Thursday, August 09, 2018

Madge!

Here's a glamour photo of 1930s screen actress Madge Evans.

Gloria!

Here's another glamour photo of 1930s and 1940s screen actress Gloria Dickson.

Forerunner Of Wheat Chex

This looks like a World War II-era magazine ad for Shredded Ralston cereal.

Before There Was That Blasted Rabbit

Here's a 1950s Trix cereal box.

Another Old Post Toasties Box

From 1973-74, here's another old Post Toasties cereal box.

Old Post Toasties Box

From the mid-1950s, here's a Post Toasties one-ounce cereal box.

Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Box Of Kix

Here's the front of an old box (circa 1940) of General Mills' Kix Cereal.  The corn puffs were probably still described in 1940 as bubbles.

'52 Crosley Roadster

Here's a 1952 Crosley SS Roadster.

'55 Packard

Here's a 1955 Packard 400 two-door hardtop.

More Lizabeth!

Here's another glamour photo of Lizabeth Scott.

Lizabeth!

Here's a glamour photo of 1940s and 1950s film noir legend Lizabeth Scott.

Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Stan Mikita, Chicago Blackhawks Legend, R.I.P.

Stan Mikita, one of the most prominent names in Chicago Blackhawks history, passed away on Tuesday after a long illness at age 78.

Mr. Mikita played 22 National Hockey League seasons, all with the Blackhawks, and starred on Chicago's 1961 Stanley Cup championship team.

Stan still holds 'Hawks records for most games played, points, and assists, and trails only his longtime teammate and fellow Hockey Hall of Famer Bobby Hull in goals scored (he scored 541).

You can read more on Stan's life and career here.

Connie!

Here's a promotional photo of screen legend Constance Bennett.