This humorous little piece was doubtless written by its anonymous author for private circulation to a group of friends. Recently, it turned up in the walls of a Newport house undergoing remodeling. As usual, the Historical Society invites comments from readers who can identify the "team" members of the 1909 "season."
"The Garden of Love Football Team,"
Newport History: Vol. 57:
196, Article 2.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.salve.edu/newporthistory/vol57/iss196/2