From the Medical Alumni News Letter, May, 1954, p. 9: "Dr. Halstead S. Hedges, oldest living University of Virginia former athlete at 93, was awarded a varsity letter at the All-Sports banquet in May. The presentation was made by Dr. Charles J. Frankel, team physician. When Dr. Hedges played football on the Virginia teams of 1890 and 1891, no varsity letters were awarded." July-August 1961
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