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Gusts up to twenty.-five miles-an-hour whip the wind
guage at Cobb "tadium in Dallas as four selected
university teams and regional high school stars -
compete in the Sixth Annual Dallas Invitational
Track and Field Meet. Texas, the defending team
champion in the University division, heads for another
repeat as the Longhorns win the 440-yard relay in
forty and seven-tenths seconds.
MED. MAN WITH PAD
The field in the mile run is headed by the meet
record-holder, Gail Hlodgson of Oklahoma University.
Stiff competition is expected from Jan Alberg, the
SMU distance star.
LONG START RACE
Also in the fast field is Joe Villarreal of Texas.
Hodgson set the meet mark last year with a time of
four minutes, eleven and six-tenths seconds. At the
end of the first quarter, Alberg holds a good margin
over the field.
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Track], item, May 2, 1959; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc965748/m1/1/: accessed December 14, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.