ON THIS DATE
November 26, 1953 Maurice Schleicher tosses an 11-yard touchdown pass to Ken Snyder with 40 seconds left to play to lift Slatington to a 26-20 comeback win over rival Palmerton. The Slaters trail 20-6 heading into the final quarter before rallying for the victory. Schleicher finishes with a TD run and a pair of scoring passes. Dick Nissen contributes a six-yard scoring run and also catches a 22-yard TD strike. For the Blue Bombers, Manny Rodrigues scores all three of his team's touchdowns.