THROWBACK THURSDAY: It won't be long now.

Staff Writer

It won't be long until the sounds of football fill the air.
Pictured is the 1946 Columbia City High School football team. Row one, from left: Beard, Boggs, G. Fries, Johnston,Paulus, Shroyer, Mangan, Schrader, Werner and Wright. Row two: Nelson, B. Gates, Rondeau, Morsches, Adang, Eberhard, Hile, J. Fries, Ray Gradeless and Roscoe Gradless. Row three: Gustafson, B. Gawthrop, Wills, Adams, Jumont, Souder, Auer, Clapp, Lloyd, Valjack and Anderson. Row four: R. Gawthrop, Blanchard, Tucker, Adkins, Deeter Foust, Walter, Rohrbach, Roberts, Jullerate, Delroy, D. Gates and Lickey.