Ace Foley The First Fifty Years: The Life and times of a Sportswriter

By: FOLEY, Ace Chambers, Robert

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FOLEY, Ace. Ace Foley : The First Fifty Years: The Life and times of a Sportswriter. Windsor, Nova Scotia : Lancelot Press, 1970. First Edition. Pp (2),3-101,(2),(1, publisher's list). Illustrated with 13 b&w photos in the text. 8vo, cream-coloured matte cardcovers, with a Robert 'Bob' Chambers potrait of Foley on the front and a Chambers cartoon on the rear. Wilfred Joseph "Ace" Foley (b. 1905?, Halifax - March 17, 1999, Halifax) was a mainstay of the Halifax Herald's Sports Desk, with the "An Even Break" column, and the first media member inducted into the Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame. Foreword by Bill Pope, November 1970. Chapters : 1. One Man's Story; 2. Farewell to Sport; 3. Days to Remember; 4. Never a Dull Moment; 5. Boxing Beat; 6. Marty - And Friends [on Wilbert Thomas Martel, "The King of the Candlepins"]; 7. You Name the Game; 8. Celebrities; 9. Epilogue. Very good. 15.00

Title: Ace Foley The First Fifty Years: The Life and times of a Sportswriter

Author Name: FOLEY, Ace Chambers, Robert

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Publisher: Lancelot Press, Windsor, 1970,:

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Keywords: HALIFAX SPORT NOVA SCOTIA CANADA BOXING BASEBALL CANADIAN SPORTS JOURNALISM,