Most patient baseball models

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Title: Most patient baseball models

Brooklyn Dodgers first baseman Gil Hodges (in suit, holding two plaques) standing with two other men in suits (one wearing chef's hat) before velvet curtain, probably in Mamma Leone's Restuarant on West 48th Street in Manhattan. Caption: "Most Patient Baseball Models: Gil Hodges (left) of the Dodgers and Stan Musial (right) of the Cards pose with Leon Hoffman, president of the New York Press Photographers after receiving plaques for being most co-operative to picture snappers. Awards were presented at Leone's Restaurant last night. Musial, a restaurant owner in his own right, poses with chef's chapeau."

Date: 1955
Location: Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Senko, Mickey.
More Details: Title from caption on verso.
On verso: date stamped: Jan. 25, 1955; "Eagle Sports Photo by Mickey Senko"; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
Collection: Brooklyn Dodgers
Subject: Hodges, Gil, 1924-1972.
Musial, Stan, 1920-
Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
Baseball players
Award presentations
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 0509