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287 Index Page numbers in italics refer to illustrations. Abrahams, George, 172 Albizu Campos, Pedro, 12–13, 83, 89, 135 Alegría, Ricardo, 20, 104 Alfonso XIII, King, 44–45 Alsina Capó, Manuel, 154 Amateur Athletic Union, 109, 115, 154 Americanization: Cuba and, 28–29; policies for, 19; projects for, 15– 16; public education and, 42–43, 50–51, 55, 56–57, 60; of sport, 15, 43–45, 49 American Olympic Association (aoa), 85–86, 94, 109, 140, 148 Anderson, Benedict, 7, 30; Imagined Communities, 217n9 Andrews, David, 26 Andrianov, Konstantin, 179, 184, 186 Annexy, Jaime, 152, 153 Arbena, Joseph, 27, 28, 49 Arcelay, María Luisa, 71 Arecibo Fútbol Club, 43–44 Arévalo, Juan José, 136 Argentina, 17, 45, 150 “Ariel” (Rodó), 87, 228n4 Army and Navy ymca, 18, 46–47, 47, 48, 224n46, 225nn51–52. See also ymca Arroyo, Carlos, 1–2, 2 Asociación de Atletas y Deportistas de Puerto Rico, 208–9 Association of Commonwealth Employees, 85 Athletic Amateur Union, 148 Athletic Club of San Juan, 53 Athletic Commission, 66–68, 75, 83 athletic diplomacy, 5, 6, 10, 15, 17, 105, 131, 201 athletic facilities, 53–55, 77, 119, 156– 57, 166, 200 Atléticos de San Germán, 112 atletismo. See track and field authority, colonial, 4, 35, 36, 37 Autonomic Charter from Spain, 11, 40–41, 42, 44, 244n72 autonomist movement, 8, 12, 42, 63, 66, 104, 200, 206, 213 autonomy, 11–12, 41–42, 44, 104, 168, 206, 215 Avilés, Juan Ramón, 92–93 Báez, Johnny, 158 Bairner, Alan: “Football and the Idea of Scotland,” 231n38 Barasorda, Miguel A., 120, 122, 123 Barbosa, José Celso (politician), 38, 42 288 / Index Barbosa, José Celso (pole vaulter), 120, 123, 124, 125 baseball: Cuba and, 28–29; Puerto Rico and, 29, 37, 40, 54–55, 98, 126–27, 224n34; in United States, 25 basketball: in Central American Olympics and cacg, 68–69, 138; at Pan-American Games, 157–58; in public schools, 54–55, 56–57, 224n34; in 2004 Olympics, 1–4, 215–16; ymca and, 47 Basque Country, 27 Bass, Amy, 23 Before the Eyes of the World (Witherspoon ), 221n82 Beitía, Cosme, 21, 64, 89–90 benevolent imperialism, 226n61 Benítez, Jaime, 20, 104 Benítez Rexach, Félix, 79 Benítez-Rojo, Antonio: The Repeating Island, 22 Beracasa, José, 172 Bernier, David, 210 Beverley, James, 67, 68, 70–71, 75, 86 Beyond a Boundary (James), 27, 65 billiards, 38 blacks and Olympism, 9–10 Blake, Andrew, 25 Blanco, Tomás: El prejuicio racial en Puerto Rico, 228n4 Bohemia, 27 Boletín Mercantil, 53 boxing, 45, 66–67, 73, 124–25 boycotts, Olympic, 18, 211–12 Brewerton, H. R., 155 Brezhnev, Leonid I., 185 bridge between two cultures, Puerto Rico as, 87–88, 97–98, 134–35 Bronx Marathon, 60 Brotherhood of Sport Writers of Puerto Rico, 164 Brundage, Avery: about, 16, 85–86, 115; government interference in Olympics and, 149, 150, 153–55; Pan-American Games and, 139– 40; recognition of Puerto Rico and, 159–60, 207; X cacg and, 169–71, 174–79, 180, 181, 184, 186 Bueso, Francisco, 156, 249n50 Burghley, David, 154 Bushnell, Asa S., 158 Bustamante, Julio, 172–73 cacg (Central American and Caribbean Games): 1926, 81; 1930, 68– 69, 81–85, 231n47; 1935, 12–13, 64, 84, 86–94, 90, 95; 1938, 64, 84, 95–100, 106, 112, 125; 1946, 103–4, 106, 112, 113, 116, 125; 1950, 136– 39, 137, 207; 1954, 146; 1962, 162, 175; 1966, 18, 28, 142, 164; 1993, 18, 200, 212; 2010, 18, 212, 213–14; colonial participation in, 140– 41; flag use in, 89–93, 97, 103–4, 113, 136–38, 143, 146, 193–94, 214; insular board for, 76–77; invitation and acceptance process of, 85, 88–89; overview of, 80–81, 202; political diplomacy and, 14, 87–88. See also X cacg (tenth Central American and Caribbean Games) cacso (Central American and Caribbean Sport Organization), 20, 163–64, 171–74, 176–79, 202, 248nn42–43, 249n50 Calcinas, Ramón, 167 Index / 289 Calderón Carrión, Emilio, 70–71, 85 Campos, Frank, 71, 91–92, 95 Campos del Toro, Enrique, 164 Canales, Blanca, 135 cañas, 37–38, 222n7 Caracas Resolution, 171–79, 248nn42–43 Cárdenas, Luis de, 192 Cardona, Héctor, 214, 255n8 Carrión, Richard, 210–11, 255n8 Casado, Benjamín, 120 Casanova, Rodolfo “Baby,” 125 Castro, Fidel, 181, 182, 193 Catalonia, 27, 65 Catholics, 49 Central American and Caribbean Games. See...

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