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Once Upon a Time in the Vest

A blog for athletes and fans of 20th century Track and Field culled from articles in sports journals of the day, original articles, book reviews, and commentaries from readers.

  • By George Brose, Roy Mason
  • Based in Canada and United States of America
  • Roughly five posts per month
  • First post on

Posts per month

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Posts per month
Month starting Posts
Aug 2022 2
Sep 2022 12
Oct 2022 6
Nov 2022 7
Dec 2022 8
Jan 2023 14
Feb 2023 11
Mar 2023 8
Apr 2023 11
May 2023 13
Jun 2023 10
Jul 2023 5
Aug 2023 22
Sep 2023 7
Oct 2023 8
Nov 2023 11
Dec 2023 6
Jan 2024 8
Feb 2024 10
Mar 2024 1
Apr 2024 8
May 2024 3

Any gaps could be due to errors when fetching the blog’s feed.

Most recent posts

V 14 N. 28 Some Spirited Writing and Old Track Photos
I've recently discovered a writer James Runcie who has some serious gifts with the pen. His series on an Anglican priest named Sidney Chambers has been turned into a British TV detective series called "Grantchester". …
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V 14 N. 27 Tribute to a Young Warrior by Dr. John Telford
I recently received a note from Dr. John Telford in Detroit, Michigan. Many of you will remember John as one of the nation's top 440 yard runners in the late 1950's. He competed for Wayne …
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V 14 N. 26 Kenyan Marathon Team Announced and Some Old Photos to Prod Your Memories
Kenya has announced it's two marathon teams for the Paris Olympics, three men and three women and two alternates. Here they areKenya Women’s Olympic Marathon TeamPeres Jepchirchir (2:16:16, London 2024)Brigid Kosgei (2:14:04, Chicago 2019)Hellen Obiri …
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