The Globe -- Bethlehem
Wednesday, July 17, 1918
SOCCER "CHAMPS" ARE GIVEN GOLD WATCH PIECES
By E. G. Grace, President of the Bethlehem Steel Company, as Reward for
WINNING THE CHAMPIONSHIP
Players in Turn Present Specially Inscribed Medal to the Steel President
This morning President E. G. Grace of the Bethlehem Steel Company presented each of the players of the victorious soccer team with a splendid gold watch as an appreciation of their efforts in bringing to the town three championships.
The watches are fine specimens, are beautifully engraved as well as to bring out that the local team won the championship for the season 1914-15, 1915-16 and 1917-18.
To show their appreciation of President Grace's generosity, the players in turn presented him with a national championship cup medal, properly inscribed.
Besides the gold watches the National and American cup medals were also given to the players.
Bethlehem Steel Soccer Club