Presentation by Dr. James King, grandson of Ralph E. Hay, founder of the NFL.

Dr. James King’s grandfather, Mr. Ralph E. Hay, was very instrumental in the formation of The American Professional Football Association, which became The National Football League. Dr. King will entertain the gathering with stories of the NFL in its infancy, George Hallas, Jim Thorpe, The Canton Bulldogs, and how it all came together in Mr. Hay’s Hupmobile dealership on Sept. 17, 1920.

Sports-themed silent auction, including HOF football with 21 signatures of inductees, a framed picture of the 1964 NFL Champion Cleveland Browns, and PFHOF tickets

Tickets are $25.00 and are available at:

Logan Sports, 1144 South Main St, North Canton 44720

Zion United Church of Christ, 415 South Main St, North Canton 44720

Questions? ZionUCC@gmail.com

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