Paul Robeson finally enshrined in College Football Hall of Fame

September 1995
Jet;9/18/95, Vol. 88 Issue 19, p51
Reports on the induction of Rutgers University's most-celebrated football player Paul Robeson into the College Football Hall of Fame. Robeson's status as outcast in America for his refusal to denounce communism; Robeson's son to receive the award in his behalf; Other inductees.


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