Condoleezza Rice became one of the most influential women in the world of global politics when President George W. Bush — named her as his national security adviser in December of Her role became extremely important after the September 11,attacks on New York City and the Pentagon in Washington.
Rice was a Confederate veteran of the Civil War. On the baseball team, he was captain in First, Vanderbilt; second, Sewanee, a mighty good second;" and that Aubrey Lanier "came near winning the Vanderbilt game by his brilliant dashes after receiving punts.
Rice was an advocate for the game of golf.
It was not his first golf event, but it was the one that seemed to pull him toward the game. The job at the Tennessean was given to him by former Sewanee Tigers coach Billy Suterwho coached baseball teams against which Rice played while at Vanderbilt.
Afterwards he obtained a series of prestigious jobs with major newspapers in the northeastern United States. In he began his Sportlight column in the New York Tribune. He also provided monthly Grantland Rice Sportlights as part of Paramount newsreels from — Army game played at the Polo Grounds: Outlined against a blue-gray October sky the Four Horsemen rode again.
In dramatic lore they are known as famine, pestilence, destruction and death. These are only aliases. Their real names are: Stuhldreher, Miller, Crowley and Layden.
They formed the crest of the South Bend cyclone before which another fighting Army team was swept over the precipice at the Polo Grounds this afternoon as 55, spectators peered down upon the bewildering panorama spread out upon the green plain below.
The passage added great import to the event described and elevated it to a level far beyond that of a mere football game. This passage, although famous, is far from atypical, as Rice's writing tended to be of an "inspirational" or "heroic" style, raising games to the level of ancient combat and their heroes to the status of demigods.
He became even better known after his columns were nationally syndicated beginning inand became known as the "Dean of American Sports Writers". He and his writing are among the reasons that the s in the United States are sometimes referred to as the "Golden Age of Sports".
On his return from the war, Rice discovered that his friend had lost all the money in bad investments, and then had committed suicide. Rice accepted the blame for putting "that much temptation" in his friend's way.
Unlike many writers of his era, Rice defended the right of football players such as Grange, and tennis players such as Tilden, to make a living as professionals, but he also decried the warping influence of big money in sports, once writing in his column: Money to the left of them and money to the right Money everywhere they turn from morning to the night Only two things count at all from mountain to the sea Part of it's percentage, and the rest is guarantee Rice authored a book of poetry, Songs of the Stalwart, which was published in by D.
Appleton and Company of New York. Rice died at the age 73 on July 13,following a stroke.Any design, any colour, your name on rice." And sure enough, as i looked closer, i saw that the multi-coloured glass pendants were hollow, filled with variously coloured oils, and that within each one there was a floating grain of rice, bearing tiny letters: Dorothy, Janet, Sheila -- even the word Love.
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Aug 02, · On July 28, bestselling author Anne Rice officially left the Roman Catholic Church.
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