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Earl Thomson

Earl J "Tommy" Thomson was Canadian athlete, a specialist in the high hurdles. Born in Birch Hills, Saskatchewan, Thomson moved to southern California at age 8, because the warm weather would be better for his mother. Thomson attended Long Beach Poly, where he won the 120 yard hurdles at the first CIF California State Meet in 1915. He also was second in the High Jump and 4th in the Discus He then went to the University of Southern California for one year and then transferred to Dartmouth College. He graduated from there in 1922 after two years in the RCAF in WWI. In 1918, he had already won the AAU championships in the high hurdles, and in 1920, he set a new world record in ... more on Wikipedia

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