TACOMA TIGERS TAKE HEAT FOR PROPOSED TIE WITH BEER COMPANY
In Tacoma, Art Popham complains about the AAA Tigers considering renaming the team after the Rainier Brewery. Popham: "It seems to me the Tacoma Rainiers would become another Joe Camel -- a promotional devise intended to build young people's acceptance of a negative adult habit. ... Would [USC] change its Trojan logo to resemble a pack of condoms if Trojan prophylactics promised USC big bucks?" (Tacoma NEWS TRIBUNE, 10/29).