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Hopster
07-23-2003, 12:57 AM
I was surfing amazon.com and looking at books on billiards and number 21 was this : Hustler days : Minnesota Fats,Wimpy Lassiter, Jersey Red and Americas great age of pool.
Scheduled to be released in Nov 2003. Written by R.A. Dyer
Anyone know anything about this ? Sounds interesting to say the least.

NH_Steve
07-23-2003, 05:18 AM
That does sound interesting. Here is slightly longer description:
http://www.powells.com/cgi-bin/biblio?inkey=62-1592281044-0

With the mention of televised matches it made me wonder -- is there old footage available from some of those tourneys?

BillPorter
07-23-2003, 05:44 AM
Looks like a "must read" to me!

Hopster
07-23-2003, 06:46 AM
That link gave a good description of the book. Cant wait to get this one.

SPetty
07-23-2003, 11:24 AM
<blockquote><font class="small">Quote NH_Steve:</font><hr> With the mention of televised matches it made me wonder -- is there old footage available from some of those tourneys? <hr /></blockquote>Sure, check out:

http://www.bertkinister.com/classic_player_tapes.html