Thursday, October 8, 2009

From NYT Front Page, 80 Years Ago Today: "Please Don't Call Us For World Series Scores...We're Busy!"

From the NYT front page, October 8, 1929, in reference to Game 1 between the Philadelphia Athletics and the Chicago Cubs:

The Athletics won, 3-1.


Anonymous said...

I think they were having Internet connection troubles that day

Kurt said...

Actually, I work in the sports department of a newspaper, and you wouldn't believe how many phone calls we get asking for scores.