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Split Doubleheader:Mass Game, NY Game

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Location Pennsylvania
City/State/Country: Mauch Chunk, PA, United States
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Immediacy of Report Contemporary
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"On Wednesday the 14th ult., the Athletics left Philadelphia...on a brief visit to the Mauch Chunk base ball boys...upon reaching (the play-ground, the Athletics were surprised to find the ground staked off for the 'Massachusetts game'...nothing loth, played the Mauch Chunk lads at their own game...At the conclusion of the game, the bases were arranged for the New York Game, at which four innings were played..."


Wilkes' Spirit of the Times, Dec. 8, 1860.

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Submitted by Bob Tholkes
Submission Note 3/9/2014


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