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FEATURES
November 3, 1991
At one time Sunday afternoon teas were quite the fashion. The gentry would dress in their finest clothes and while away a few hours sipping tea, eating cakes and catching up on the latest gossip. The annual Victorian Tea at Tudor Hall in Bel Air is reminiscent of this pleasurable pastime.Tudor Hall noted for its distinctive architecture, was home to the acting family that included Junius Brutus Booth, considred the greatest tragic actor of his time, and his sons Edwin Booth and the infamous John wilkes Booth.
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SPORTS
By Sam Davis and Sam Davis,Staff Writer | April 12, 1992
Dunbar High standouts Cyrus Jones and Keith Booth, who helped the Poets capture the nation's No. 1 ranking this past season, stepped to the forefront again last night as the East swept the West in the third annual East vs. West All-Star Classic.Booth, proved why he will be one of the nation's top recruits next season, scoring 20 points to lead the East Underclassmen over the West, 110-97.Jones, the unsung hero on this year's Dunbar team, scored 19 to pace the East Seniors to a 69-61 win over the West.
SPORTS
By Ken Rosenthal | November 19, 1999
The day Keith Booth signed with the Baltimore BayRunners, he made an immediate impression by arriving at the team's offices in a suit.Booth, the owner of an NBA championship ring from the Chicago Bulls, wasn't trying to act like he was above the International Basketball League.Quite the contrary -- he was trying to project the image of a young man who is serious about reviving his career, and willing to sacrifice his NBA dream for one season."When I was in college and high school, I couldn't afford suits," Booth said after practice the other day. "Now, I look at myself as being a professional man."
SPORTS
By Derek Toney and Derek Toney,Contributing Writer | February 15, 1993
Dunbar High forward Keith Booth was selected to the 1993 McDonald's All-American High School Basketball Team yesterday. He is one of 22 selectees who will participate in the McDonald's All-American game in Memphis, Tenn., on April 4, the weekend of college basketball's Final Four."It's great to be considered as one of the country's top 20 to 25 players," Booth said last night from his home. "A lot of hard work for four years has gone into it. A lot of credit goes to Coach [Pete] Pompey for giving me the opportunity to play since my freshman year and to Dunbar."
NEWS
By Robert A. Erlandson and Robert A. Erlandson,Sun Staff Writer | October 31, 1994
Modern scientific techniques and an old-fashioned eyeball examination could end the 129-year-old controversy over whether John Wilkes Booth escaped after he assassinated President Lincoln or was trapped and killed by soldiers, scientists say.Bones remain well-preserved, even many years after burial, the scientists said, so exhumation of the purported remains of Booth from Green Mount Cemetery offer the best opportunity to end the debate, which has raged...
SPORTS
By Derek Toney and Derek Toney,Contributing Writer | February 26, 1993
As the only returning starter from last season's national championship team, Dunbar forward Keith Booth has had to carry many burdens.But a big one has been lifted.Booth has exceeded the minimum score of 700 on the Scholastic Aptitude Test, which is necessary for freshman eligibility. He took the test for a third time in late January and received the results Tuesday."It's a big relief," said Booth, who received a score of 740. "I was confident that I would pass, but it was starting to bother me a little.
SPORTS
By Tom Worgo and Tom Worgo,Contributing Writer | January 14, 1993
When the Arundel High wrestling team was concluding practice one day last week with simulated matches, Greg Booth challenged Sean Quigley.In the simulated matches, team members face each other and think they are down by one point with 10 seconds remaining. In about three seconds, Booth tossed his teammate to the mat, resulting in less practice time for himself. Quigley just shook his head in disbelief.The senior is doing the same thing to the competition -- dominating. Booth's career mark is 75-23, and the Arundel co-captain, ranked No. 3 by the Maryland State Wrestling Association, has a chance to post the most wins for a Wildcats wrestler since 1971, when Buddy Hepfer became the school's head coach.
NEWS
By Jay Apperson | May 14, 1991
A county grand jury indicted an Annapolis man yesterday on an assault with intent to murder charge in the April stabbing of a woman in a Gambrills tanning salon.Ray McDonald Hoggard Jr., 24, of the 1300block of Washington Drive, was also indicted on charges of assault with intent to maim, assault and battery, reckless endangerment and mayhem, Deputy State's Attorney Gerald K. Anders said.Hoggard was arrested after a 23-year-old woman was stabbed 23 times with a butcher knife while in a booth in the Sun Seekers Tanning Salon in the 2200 block Johns Hopkins Road.
SPORTS
By Sam Davis | March 1, 1992
At the start of the 1991-92 basketball season, Dunbar High and Walbrook dedicated their seasons to Rodney Beasley, a former teammate and friend at both schools, who was killed in an auto accident last spring.Today those two teams will try to honor Beasley's memory with a championship when they meet at 7 p.m. at the Baltimore Arena for the Maryland Scholastic Association A Conference championship as part of the Metro Classic.Also today at the Arena, Carver and Edmondson meet at 1 p.m. for the B Conference championship and Severn and St. Paul's meet at 5 p.m. for the C Conference championship.
FEATURES
By David Bianculli and David Bianculli,Contributing Writer | January 8, 1994
For two reasons, football playoff games are the best things to watch today. Reason one is that there's nothing else worth watching on TV all day and night, with the possible exception of "Saturday Night Live." Reason two is that, with the emergence of Fox and the disappearance of CBS in the football broadcasting booths next season, all sorts of broadcast-booth teamings are bound to change -- at all the networks. For example, if John Madden goes from CBS to ABC next season, becoming the color commentator on "Monday Night Football," that means today's Pittsburgh Steelers-Kansas City Chiefs wild-card game could be the last time Dan Dierdorf, whom Mr. Madden would replace, is teamed up with longtime cohorts Frank Gifford and Al Michaels.
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