Stars are rewarded

Stars are rewarded
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Title: Stars are rewarded

Man in suit (center) shaking hands with two baseball players, probably before or during game at Ebbets Field. Caption on verso: "Stars Are Rewarded: Larry Goetz, celebrating his 15th year as umpire, presenting Jack Singer awards for good sportsmanship to Richie Ashburn, left, Phillies, and Gil Hodges, Dodgers. The players received $500 U.S. Bonds, donated in memory of Jack Singer, International News Service feature writer who lost his life in World War II."

Date: 1951
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Crown Heights (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: Title from caption on verso.
On verso: date stamped: Sep. 24, 1951; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
Retouched; grease pencil cropping marks.
Collection: Brooklyn Dodgers
Subject: Hodges, Gil, 1924-1972.
Ashburn, Richie.
Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
Philadelphia Phillies (Baseball team)
Ebbets Field (New York, N.Y.)
Baseball players
Baseball umpires
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 1103