The press, always wanting to find a headline, spreads the seeds of doubt to the Vol nation.
|The Dallas Morning News - January 1, 1939|
The Vols overcame their "lack of spirit" and flattened the Sooners, 17-0.
|The Dallas Morning News - January 3, 1939|
The University celebrated the victory with a two page spread in the 1939 Volunteer. Game action. Bathing beauties. Coach Neyland.
And because you want to see them a bit more clearly, here are the individual pages.
The game presentation did not go off without a hitch, though. A low flying plane took out the communication lines for a bit.
|The Boston Herald - January 3, 1939|
It wasn't just pilots that were knocked unconscious. A UT cheerleader went down for the count during the game.
|The Daily Herald (Gulfport and Biloxi, Mississippi) - January 5, 1939|