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Harvard Man: "We had Baseball"
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"Boating[,] which now prevails so largely in Harvard, had not yet come, but we has baseball and football in their season."
-- James Freeman Clarke, Harvard Class of 1829
E. Hale, ed., James Freman Clarke: Autobiiography, Diary, and Correspondence (Boston, 1891), page 44.
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