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When the 49ers Played at Kezar

Steve of CA Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 3:54 PM
Funny thing is that many of us 49ers fans take pleasure in our team's success because we are tired of being bashed with stereotypes -- such as the ones in this column.
geotay Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 4:27 PM
So then you won't mind so much being bashed by the Ravens, huh?
Steve of CA Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 5:35 PM
Of course I want the 49ers to win, but if they lose, then congratulations to the Ravens.
When I was a boy in the 1960s, my father had nine season tickets to the San Francisco 49ers, and on Sundays in the fall would often bring as many as seven of his 11 children to see the team play at Kezar Stadium.

Kezar was at the southeast corner of Golden Gate Park, adjacent to the Haight-Ashbury District. In 1967, there was probably no greater side-by-side contrast of the diverging trends in American culture than between the people inside that stadium, watching a game played on grass, and the people outside the stadium, smoking grass.

At the age of 9,...