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The Big Fifty

Jay Warburton

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ISBN 10: 0595156487 / ISBN 13: 9780595156481
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204 pages. Dimensions: 9.0in. x 6.0in. x 0.5in.The language was unique, the love was simple, the excitement was real and the cars were special. The Big Fifty will take you to those special times. The Pikes Peak High School hockey team was made up of students who did not live in the high class neighborhood on the hill. Brookshire was one of the wealthiest communities in Colorado and unless you were from one of the families on the hill you couldnt go out for the more glamorous sports. Hockey was the sport for the kids in the valley. When their team won the state championship held in the Brookshire Ice Palace and a fight broke out on the rink the result was the banishment of the Pikes Peak hockey team from participating in the sport for one year even though it wasnt their fault. That very night a small group of students formed the first teenage gang in the city. If they dont want us up on their mighty hill, then we dont want them down here! Rock shouted. With the strategy of an army unit this tiny group of teenagers set out to isolate the wealthy community of Brookshire from the rest of the city. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Bookseller Inventory # 9780595156481

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Title: The Big Fifty

Publisher: iUniverse

Binding: Paperback

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The language was unique, the love was simple, the excitement was real and the cars were special. The Big Fifty will take you to those special times.The Pikes Peak High School hockey team was made up of students who did not live in the high class neighborhood on the hill. Brookshire was one of the wealthiest communities in Colorado and unless you were from one of the families on the hill you couldnt go out for the more glamorous sports. Hockey was the sport for the kids in the valley. When their team won the state championship held in the Brookshire Ice Palace and a fight broke out on the rink the result was the banishment of the Pikes Peak hockey team from participating in the sport for one year even though it wasnt their fault. That very night a small group of students formed the first teenage gang in the city.If they dont want us up on their mighty hill, then we dont want them down here! Rock shouted.With the strategy of an army unit this tiny group of teenagers set out to isolate the wealthy community of Brookshire from the rest of the city.

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Jay S. Warburton was born in 1944 in Devils Lake, North Dakota. From the age of 12 he grew up in Colorado, where he resides today. With the exception of 6 years as an intermediate and secondary teacher, he has made his living as a freelance photojournalist and video/movie producer specializing in outdoor themes. He has published hundreds of feature articles in fifty-two national and regional publications. As CEO and president of his own production company he has produced over 40 full-length videos under the title The Sportsmans Video Library Series with distribution worldwide. This is his first novel.

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