Fielder's choice

Fielder's choice
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Title: Fielder's choice

Carl Furillo standing between two men in ceremony before game at Ebbets Field. Typed label on verso: "Carl Furillo, Dodger rightfielder, receives the two U. S. Savings Bonds he chose as his Dodger-of-the-Week Award from John V. McTernan, Savings Bond Director for Brooklyn, (left) as Jim Hausman, representing the F. & M. Schaefer Brewing Co., looks on. Furillo was picked for the Schaefer Dodger-of-the-Week Award by a committee of newspapermen for his 'excellent playing' during two successive weeks in the team's recent western trip."

Date: 1953
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Crown Heights (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: Title and date (July 10, 1953) from typed label on verso.
Collection: Brooklyn Dodgers
Subject: Furillo, Carl, 1922-1989.
Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
Ebbets Field (New York, N.Y.)
Baseball players
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Rights: Copyright restrictions apply to the use of this image. For more information or to obtain a photographic reproduction of this image, contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library
ID: DODG 0380