joe dimaggio

joe dimaggio

Brilliant Baseball Dublin Issue (1942)

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Titles read: "BRILLIANT BASEBALL" (Dublin issue). St Louis, Missouri. Various shots of a final baseball game between the New York Yankees and the St Louis Cardinals. M/S of the Cardinals on the bench - the youngest team in First League history. Manager Billy Southwell stands with his Yankee counterpoint Joe MacCarthy. Brothers Mort and Walter Cooper from the Cardinals pose together. Mort meets Red Ruffin of the Yankees and shakes hands. In the crowd we see two glamorous women - Mrs DiMaggio (actress Dorothy ? - first wife of Yankee player Joe DiMaggio) and Mrs Gomez. Judge Landis pitches the first ball. Various shots of the game. Joe DiMaggio is seen batting for the Yankees who win the match. 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: http://www.youtube.com/britishpathe Join us on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/britishpathe Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:1342.22