"Neither Greek nor Jew"

Autumn's bright sun shines down on a crowded stadium, gay with color and aflutter with pennants. A football game between two college teams is in progress. The list of players reads like the roster of an Olympiad. Dragonovich, Szell, O'Brien, Ariocchi, Swanson, Haldane, Smith, Wong, Reicher—youths whose fathers and grandfathers came from the four corners of the earth—here uphold, in friendly rivalry, the standard of true sportsmanship.

The crowd, watching intently, roars encouragement to its chosen team as the brightly uniformed contestants weave a tumbling pattern of color against the drab field. Nationality bears no weight. Performance alone counts. Later, at game's end, merged in a common interest, spectators and players mingle happily, unconcerned about color or race.

"Power to think and act rightly"
November 7, 1942

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