Wednesday, February 21, 2018

The Reverend Billy Graham, "America's Pastor," R.I.P.

The Reverend Billy Graham, a North Carolina's farmer's son who went on to preach to millions in stadium events he called Crusades and become known as "America's Pastor," passed away on Wednesday at age 99.


He passed away at his Montreat, North Carolina home.


For more on Dr. Graham's life and career, look here.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

More Madge!

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


Monday, February 19, 2018

Terrytoons Comic Book----First Issue

Here's the front cover from the October, 1942 issue of Terrytoons.

This is the inaugural edition, with Gandy Goose and Sourpuss on the cover.

Early Gandy

Here's a theatrical poster for the 1939 Gandy Goose Terrytoon "G-Man Jitters." 

























The cartoon was released theatrically by 20th Century-Fox.

More Claire!

Here's a glamour photo of 1930s and early 1940s screen actress Claire Dodd.


More Madge!

Here's another glamour photo of child actress and model-turned-1930s screen actress Madge Evans.


Sunday, February 18, 2018

Trojans Getter Better Of Beavers In LA

At Los Angeles:

Elijah Stewart scored 28 points on Saturday night as the Southern California Trojans (19-9 overall, 10-5 in Pac-12 play) defeated the visiting Oregon State Beavers (13-13, 5-9) 72-59.

Saturday, February 17, 2018

Bruins Top Ducks In OT

At Los Angeles:

Aaron Holiday scored 29 points on Saturday night as the UCLA Bruins (19-8 overall, 10-5 in Pac-12 play) held off the visiting Oregon Ducks (17-10, 7-7) 86-78 in overtime.

Payton Pritchard topped the Ducks with 23 points.

Gaels Outlast Pilots In Portland

At Portland, Oregon:

Jock Landale scored 23 points and grabbed 10 rebounds on Saturday as the Saint Mary's Gaels (#15 in both the Associated Press and USA Today/Coaches polls; 25-4 overall, 14-2 in WCC play) outlasted the Portland Pilots (10-19, 4-12) 73-61 on the road.

Vikings Hold Off Benglas At Home

At Portland, Oregon:

Ryan Edwards scored 21 points on Saturday as the Portland State Vikings (16-11 overall, 6-8 in Big Sky play), with five players scoring in double figures, defeated the visiting Idaho State Bengals (12-13, 7-7) 91-77.

Magic Merle

Here's a glamour photo of screen legend Merle Oberon.

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'53 Willys Aero Lark

Here's a 1953 Willys Aero Lark four-door sedan.


'54 Packard Caribbean

Here's a 1954 Packard Caribbean convertible.


'49 Stude

Here's a 1949 Studebaker Champion four-door sedan (with "suicide doors" in the back).


Ruth Chatterton

Here's a glamour photo of 1930s screen actress-turned-novelist Ruth Chatterton.


Friday, February 16, 2018

More Claire!

Time for another glamour photo of 1930s and early 1940s screen actress Claire Dodd.


More Madge!

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


Bruins Top Visiting Beavers

At Los Angeles:


Aaron Holiday scored 17 points and dished out 10 assists on Thursday as the UCLA Bruins (18-8 overall, 9-5 in Pac-12 play) defeated the visiting Oregon State Beavers (13-12, 5-8)75-68.


Thomas Welsh added 15 points to the Bruins' coffers while grabbing 17 rebounds.


Alfred Hollins topped the Beavers with 24 points.

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Wildcats Outlast Vikings In OT

At Portland, Oregon:

Ryan Richardson scored eight of his 27 points in overtime as the Weber State Wildcats (18-7 overall, 11-2 in Big Sky play) outlasted the home-standing Portland State Vikings (15-11, 5-8) 95-86 on Thursday for their eight successive victory.

Jerrick Harding added 21 points to the Wildcats' coffers.

Brandon Hollis scored 24 points (to go with his 11 rebounds) to top the Vikings while Bryce Canda added 20.

Broncos Buck Pilots In Portland

At Portland, Oregon:

Emmanuel Ndumanya scored a career-high 23 points on Thursday as the Santa Clara Broncos (10-17 overall, 7-8 in WCC play) knocked off the Portland Pilots (10-18, 4-11) 81-72 on the road.

Last-Second Layup Carries Trojans Past Ducks

At Los Angeles:

Chimezie Metu, who scored 18 points and grabbed ten rebounds---scored the game-winning layup with 0.4 seconds remaining on Thursday as the Southern California Trojans (18-9 overall, 9-5 in Pac-12 play) upended the visiting Oregon Ducks (17-9, 7-6) 72-70.

Jonah Matthews topped the Trojans with 20 points.

Mike McIntosh paced the Ducks with 20 points.