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Today in Cowboys History

Discussion in 'History Zone' started by Hostile, Jul 19, 2007.

  1. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    The Cowboys opened their first ever Training Camp. It was in Forest Grove, Oregon at Pacific University.
     
  2. Vintage

    Vintage The Cult of Jib

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    Pacific University, where the great Michael Olowakandi came from, IIRC.
     
  3. CrazyCowboy

    CrazyCowboy Well-Known Member

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    Very interesting Hos.....thanks
     
  4. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    Forest Grove, OR
    Thousand Oaks, CA
    Wichita Falls, TX
    Austin, TX
    Oxnard, CA
    San Antonio, TX

    Are all of those correct and is that all of the locations we've had for TC? Anyone know?
     
  5. Cajuncowboy

    Cajuncowboy Preacher From The Black Lagoon

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    Hos, didn't we have a TC in Wisconsin one year because of a problem with the Camp in Thousand Oaks? It seems like we did, or maybe it was in Minnesota. I can't remember for sure but I thought we did at one point but it was only for like a week until the situation was cleared up.
     
  6. adamknite

    adamknite Well-Known Member

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    It was in Michigan once wasn't it?

    1962 Northern Michigan College in Marquette, Michigan
     
  7. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    If it was I didn't know about it.

    I need to look this up. I'd actually love to have the report date of every Camp they had if I could find it.
     
  8. adamknite

    adamknite Well-Known Member

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    http://www.geocities.com/alcus2/cowboys.html

    [FONT=verdana, arial]JULY 9, 1961
    Training camp starts at St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota.[/FONT]

    [FONT=verdana, arial]JULY 13, 1962
    Training camp starts at Northern Michigan College in Marquette, Michigan.

    another site:
    http://www.cowboyshistory.com/1960s.html
    [/FONT]
     
  9. Cajuncowboy

    Cajuncowboy Preacher From The Black Lagoon

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    I'm so glad I wasn't imagining that. thanks for allowing me to have a normal day without obsessing over whether or not I was hallucinating. :D
     
  10. adamknite

    adamknite Well-Known Member

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    Anything to better the lives of my fellow Cowboy fans. :cool:
     
  11. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    I added these two.

    Thank you.
     
  12. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    I was checking out that 2nd link and following it to some other links and found a pretty cool picture.

    [​IMG]
     
  13. Crown Royal

    Crown Royal Insulin Beware

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    Do we plan on having TC in Dallas when the new stadium is completed?
     
  14. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    I doubt it. Most teams want that to be away from the comforts of home.
     
  15. Crown Royal

    Crown Royal Insulin Beware

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    That's what I was hoping to hear.
     
  16. Yeagermeister

    Yeagermeister Active Member

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    And away from the distractions

    They need to have in the RG Valley so I can go and stay with the inlaws for free.....only problem is in the summer it's like 2 billion degrees :(
     

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