Archive for the 'USA' tag

Back to Brownsville | Chronicling a soccer team, and a sister city, skilled at border crossing

A 1910 map, by Norris Peters Co., indicating the...
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The year of Speedy Gonzales | In 2006 Texas final, Brownsville’s Cowboys produced outsider’s art

Players from Porter High School lift championship...
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Don’t smoke ’em if you got ’em | Coming ban in England stadia another blow to terrace nostalgia

Recto and verso of the early 1920s cigarette card...
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Villains, for a moment | New York Times’ Fugee tale exposes soccer-challenged Southerners to public ire

The front page of the “Gray Lady”...
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Importing Real football | Beckham adds his share to U.S. trade imbalance

In the time before Beckham … | Filmed on...
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