Hitting homers in December

Hitting homers in December
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Title: Hitting homers in December

Brooklyn Dodgers first baseman Gil Hodges and two other men, all wearing suits and all holding packages, standing next to car with open door in parking garage. Caption: "Hitting Homers in December: Dodger star Gil Hodges, right; ex-Dodger Tommy Holmes, now manager of the club's Fort Worth farm, center, and Philip Certilman load up with gifts for needy children in boro. Gil and Tommy are salesmen in off-season for Century Motor Sales, Chrysler-Plymouth dealer at 274 Flatbush Ave. Ext."

Date: 1954
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Stein, Barney.
More Details: Title from caption on verso.
On verso: date stamped: Dec. 24, 1954; photographer's stamp; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
Retouched; grease pencil cropping marks.
Collection: Brooklyn Dodgers
Subject: Hodges, Gil, 1924-1972.
Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
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 0488