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An Election Eve Gathering of Philadelphia Sports’ Leaders

By Bob Warrington   The photograph that accompanies this story was taken on 4 November 1933 and shows, from left to right, Eddie Gottleib, Connie Mack, Louis Schwartz, and Gerry Nugent. The photo’s significance derives from the reason these men were meeting. It was the eve of a momentous change in the conduct of professional […]

300,000 Hail Connie Mack – He Gets City’s Merit Award