An original Curly Lambeau contract

Thanks to Jim Trentlage for sending this to me.  A friend of Jim's buys old homes and either remodels or takes them down and sells the land.  He came across this in one of the homes he was doing in Milwaukee.

It's an original player contract orchestrated and signed by Curly Lambeau himself.  I looked up in the Packer archives for an Ed McGroaraty.  He must have been a player signed then cut during training camp.

Still, it's a good read.  And notice how the cover letter starts out with the mis-spelling of "Inclosed."  We'll pay you more money when you're playing the kind of ball deserving more money?  That would NEVER work today.

Any how, enjoy.

Until next  time...

Read More Blogs

Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to
Please provide detailed information.
All comments must adhere to the discussion rules.

powered by Disqus
WSAW-TV 1114 Grand Ave. Wausau, WI 54403
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.