|This is the first illuminated football game in Pennsylvania that|
was played on October 26, 1929 at nearby Stevens, PA. Game
was between ParkHill, Lancaster and Exeter, Reading.
|This game is being played at Franklin & Marshall College practice|
field in 1944. The team pictured here is the West End team which
won the game 76-14 and ended an 8-0 season. Only about half
of the players sport any type of head protection.
|The evolution of the football helmet.|
|This photo was taken from my high school yearbook.|
It shows the helmets in use in 1961. They look to be
plastic with a single bar face masks.
|The latest look in helmets by Riddell Company.|