Title: Victor Trammell for BlackThen.com | Photo courtesy of ECSU Archives
Biddle won the game 5-0 after the teams played two 45-minute halves on Livingstone’s front lawn.
Livingstone College is a private, historically Black, four-year college in Salisbury, North Carolina; affiliated with the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church.
Biddle College began in 1867 in Charlotte, North Carolina, when Mrs. Mary D. Biddle donated $1,400 to the school. It was later renamed Johnson C. Smith University and is now a private, co-ed, four-year research university (Aziz, 2012).
Reference: Aziz, N. (2012, December 27) This Day in Black History: Dec. 27, 1892. Retrieved from https://www.bet.com/news/sports/2012/12/27/this-day-in-black-history-dec-27-1892.html