Thursday, January 22, 2015
V. 5 N. 6 Ernie Shelby Returns to Kansas University
Some of you old timers probably remember Ernie Shelby of University of Kansas, an All American Long Jumper in the late 1950's, teammate of Wilt Chamberlain, today a jazz singer and composer. This article appeared in KU's Alumni Journal this past week.
These lines are from a Sports Illustrated report on the 1959 NCAA meet at Lincoln, Nebraska.
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