Thursday, July 5, 1973 The Daily Independent - “Tournament Here - Checker Champ Has Competition”

This article is about NC State Open in Kannapolis to be played July 2-4th with Elbert Lowder as top contender. 










































July 7, 1973 The Charlotte Observer -“Checkers Champ Retains Crown Right Moves”

July 12, 1973 The News and Observer -“State Champion - Checkers is His Game”