Nike Recovers The Long Lost Waffle Iron That Inspired Its Famous Shoe Design


Photo: The Oregonian

As Melissa Bowerman reached deep into a cupboard for a blanket against the night chill, she discovered a box stuffed with mud-caked shoes and a rusty appliance.

She showed the things to her husband, Jon, and his brother, Tom, who had found them buried near the house in Coburg where their father, former Oregon track coach Bill Bowerman,  lived for decades with his wife, Barbara.Read the full story at The Oregonian >

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