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Disease ends Lou Gehrig's career... Yankees...



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June 22, 1939

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 22, 1939 

* Lou Gehrig ends baseball career
* Infantile Paralysis - New York Yankees


The front page of section 2 (sports) has a seven column headline: "INFANTILE PARALYSIS ENDS GEHRIG'S PLAYING CAREER" with subheads. Related photo is on the back page. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.
Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

Category: The 20th Century