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Franklin Stow Jr. ’50

“Bud,” who ultimately graduated from Gettysburg College after his Army service in World War II interrupted his Swarthmore education, died Nov. 6, 2017.

A career-management employee of the U.S. Pipe and Foundry Co. who resided in Birmingham, Ala., Bud was the son of Franklin Stow Sr., Class of 1919, who played end and punted for the Swarthmore football team that upset Penn, 6–0, at Franklin Field in October 1916.