IF YOU ATTENDED THE SOCIETY’S RECENT AUGUST AUCTION YOU WILL RECEIVE A COMPLIMENTARY COPY OF THE SOCIETY’S NOVEMBER NEWSLETTER WITH COMPLETE DETAILS OF OUR PROPOSED DECEMBER LIVE AUCTION.
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A’s Society Live Auction Schedule for Saturday, August 30, 2014 at 10 AM Horsham Days Inn, Easton Road Horsham, PA SPECIAL APPEARANCE BY AMERICAN LEAGUES 1952 MVP BOBBY SHANTZ For a list of items after July 15th write to Elmonte37@aol.com
Bucks County Baseball Cards recently opened its doors to its sports memorabilia store at 237 Mill St. Bristol. It specializes in unique and vintage sports items with a special emphasis on Philadelphia sports teams including our beloved Philadelphia A’s. The store is opened Fri. evenings from 6-8 p.m. and Sat. afternoons from 12 noon- 4 […]
AUCTION: Saturday, December 14, 2013 10 am until ? ALL 100 LOTS MUST BE SOLD! The Philadelphia Athletics Historical Society is sponsoring their final ever sports Memorabilia Auction that includes collectibles from the Society’s Members personal collections DAYS INN 1st Floor Conference Room Route 611, Easton Road in Horsham, PA 19044 **Refreshments and door prizes***
Our good friend Lou Brissie passed away yesterday afternoon after a 5 months stay in the VA hospital. He fought bravely and courageously till the end. He was a great American, hero, gentleman, and friend. He will be greatly missed. Read more from The New York Times Read more from Augusta Chronicle
Lou Brissie Field Dedication and Ceremony Set for Veterans Day – Download your Invitation
Check out this featured article in the New York Times… In St. Louis, Celebrating a Team Long Gone
September 19, 1954 Athletics last at bat in Connie Mack Stadium versus the Yankees.
Ware Shoals School District 51 and the Town of Ware Shoals will come together on Monday, November 11th in a special ceremony to honor all veterans and to bestow a special honor on Leland Victor “Lou” Brissie, a hometown hero from “The Greatest Generation.” The baseball field at Riegel Stadium, on the campus of Ware […]