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Miller Huggins memorial dedication....
Item # 569129
May 31, 1932
THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, May 31, 1932
* Miller Huggins memorial dedication
* New York Yankees - MLB baseball
* Indianapolis 500 - Fred Frame
This 34 page newspaper has a four column headline on page 22: "45,000 See Yanks Conquer Red Sox Twice" with subheads that include: "Mayor Pays Tribute to Huggins, Extolling His as Sportsman, and Evokes Cheers" "Memorial Is Dedicated" and more with related photo. (see) Best title to have this in.
Also nice coverage of the Indianapolis 500 on the previous page. (see photos for headlines)
Other news of the day. Light browning with minor margin wear, otherwise good.
wikipedia notes: Miller James Huggins (March 27, 1879 – September 25, 1929), nicknamed "Mighty Mite", was a baseball player and manager. He managed the powerhouse New York Yankee teams of the 1920s and won six American League pennants and three World Series championships.
Category: The 20th Century