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Joe DiMaggio's hit streak ends...

Item # 654579

July 18, 1941

LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, July 16 & 18, 1941 (2-issue set)

* Joe DiMaggio's hitting streak comes to an end
* New York Yankees
* a large ad with a sketch of DiMaggio is present

The July 18th issue is 10 pages and has a report under: "WHAT HAPPENED IN THE BIG LEAGUE BASEBALL CONTESTS," which tells of the end of Joe DiMaggio's famous hitting streak. See photos for text.
As a bonus, we've also included the 8-page July 16th issue which has a small report of his 55th straight game with a hit. Note: The report on the 17th of his 56th straight game with a hit is not included.
Other news of the day is found throughout both issues.
Both newspapers are complete, have light browning, but are otherwise in good condition.

Item from Catalog 274 (released for September, 2018)...

Category: The 20th Century

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