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Jackie Robinson signs into MLB in 1945...

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October 24, 1945

NEW YORK POST, October 24, 1945

* Jackie Robinson joins the majors (historic)
* 1st African American in MLB baseball
* Montreal Royals - Brooklyn Dodgers

The top of the back page has a three column heading: "Dodgers' Signing of Negro Sets New Baseball Policy" with photo of Robinson. (see) Nice to have in a NYC publication, the home of the Dodgers at the time.
Complete with all 68 pages, tabloid size, light toning at the margins, some spine wear, generally in good condition.

Category: The 20th Century