Jack Butman obit Jul. 19, 1942

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Jack Butman obit Jul. 19, 1942 - 1 can il serious man his have fan built...
1 can il serious man his have fan built collapsed near ion Friday and claimed .lie of Jack Butman, 16, Merlcel high school lost one ol its Imest athletes. Moreover, It served as a grim reminder lhat approximately one year ago Don Pratt, hefty backfield backfield star of the Roscoe p'lowboys, succumbed to a rare malady. rtto was good in his Junior sea-. ion, had been dlie to Hash grcat- wss for a schoolboy in his sen- 01 campaign, but Fate saw to it hal he ciidti't play a down or ook on from the sidelines. And nou- it has dealt just as larshly with Butman, a regular flckle for the ctLstrict championship championship Mericcl Badges of 1941 and due to be even brighter this (all. Jack was one of the lour lettermen lettermen on whom Coach Carol Benson was counting for the 1942 cam- Benson, in listing the of hopefulness for a successful successful defense of the district 6A itle, mentioned young Butman with reassurance. He expected o be one of Ihe stalwarts of the district. We saw the championship Badgers Badgers piny o n c e ' last fall--against loby when they slormcd from behind In the fourth quarter to w 4-6. And we remember specifically ome ol Ihe work of Butman In

Clipped from Abilene Reporter-News19 Jul 1942, SunPage 22

Abilene Reporter-News (Abilene, Texas)19 Jul 1942, SunPage 22
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