Roosevelt Time Capsule to be Opened at Twelfth Street YMCA

Why does Washignton produce so many stellar basketball players? Because Dr. Edwin B. Henderson established a tradition of excellence a century ago at the historic Twelfth Street Y. There he instructed, played, and organized teams, and EBH also supervised local high school sports. This weekend, long-held secrets will be revealed at the Y:

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What a historic week next week is. The NAACP was established 100 years ago next Thursday, partly in response to riots in Springfield, Illinois. Speaking of Springfield, Abraham Lincoln was born 200 years ago next Thursday. So DC Basketball is connected to everybody and every thing.

What do you think TR put in that time capsule?

BCB

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