Influence Of Early Baseball

 

“‘On the Fly’ was the name of an 1867 tobacco product from R. J. White & Co. produced for the Base Ball Clubs of America.”

“Many of the New York City area base ball teams played their games at Elysian Fields in Hoboken, New Jersey, which is shown above from an 1859 issue of Harper’s Weekly.”

“By 1868 base ball had been embraced by the corporate world, including Stiefel & Co., manufacturers of the ‘Base Ball Collar.'”

Source:  Journal of Illinois History, Winter 2012, pp. 252, 257, 262.

 

On The Waterfront, 2008 – ad, music headliners & bands

Source:  Northwest Quarterly magazine, Summer 2008, ad, page 44, Vol. 5, No. 2

Bettye LaVette, Blue Oyster Cult, Boiled in Lead, Chicago Afrobeat Project

Deedle Deedle Dees, Eddie Blazoncyk’s Versatones, Edgar Winter, Finger Eleven, Los Lonely Boys, Shocker Band, Marshall Tucker Band, Puddle of Mudd, Styx, Tommy Castro Band,

Vanessa Hudgins