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An East L.A. Football Rivalry, Unchanged For 79 Years

Fri, November 1, 2013 8:44pm

Story by Shereen Marisol Meraji

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An East Los Angeles rivalry has become the largest high school football game west of the Mississippi. The football teams of Garfield High School and Roosevelt High School will meet on the gridiron Friday night for the 79th year. The game is expected to draw 20,000 fans.

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