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‘Whitie’ Murray, last of Amsterdam Little Giants founders, dies at 92

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More than half a century ago, Robert “Whitie” Murray realized there was a problem with Amsterdam: There was no place for kids to play football. “So he got together with two other guys and started a league,” said Jim Lomanto, a friend of Murray. “He wasn’t even a football player. He just saw a need.” According to Lomanto, Ed Brosnan had the money, Dr. Fred Pipito was the brains and Murray did all the work. ...

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