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Negro League star Satchel Paige signed with the Atlanta Braves...



Item # 672324

August 13, 1968

LEOMINSTER ENTERPRISE, Mass., August 13, 1968

* Negro League star Satchel Paige signed with the Atlanta Braves at 70 years of age.
* He may pitch!


Page 6 has: "Ageless Satch Paige Has Signed On With Atlanta", which includes approx. 8 inches of supporting text. See images for details.

Complete in 10 pages, evenly toned, overall good.

Background: Satchel Paige had the honor of being one of only a few players to have been an all-star and a World Series winner in both the Negro League and MLB.

Item from Catalog 298 (released for September, 2020)...

Category: The 20th Century