Home > Baseball Hall of Fame... Al Capone has stroke....
Click image to enlarge 598804
Show image list »
Image035_tn
Image036_tn
Image037_tn
Image038_tn
Image039_tn
Image040_tn
Image041_tn
Image042_tn
Image043_tn

Baseball Hall of Fame... Al Capone has stroke....



Item # 598804

January 22, 1947

THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 22, 1947

* Baseball Hall of Fame inductions
* Al Capone has stroke


The sport section (page 26) has a seven column headline: "Hubbell, Frisch, Cochrane, Grove Named to Baseball's Hall of Fame" with subheads and photos of Carl Hubbell, Frankie Frisch, Mickey Cochrane and Lefty Grove. This is 1st report coverage on the 1947 baseball hall of fame inductions. Also a report on the same page on Bob Feller signing a record breaking contract with photo.

Page 24 has a one column heading: "Al Capone Stricken, Rallies Hours Later" on Capone having a stroke.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century

Available Now

$44.00