Who's on first?
|Title:||Who's on first?|
Brooklyn Dodgers first baseman Gil Hodges in hospital bed and wearing pajamas, shaking hand of man with arm in sling. Caption: "Who's on First?: This is no gag for the Dodgers, who are in Atlanta, Ga., today because both of their first basemen are in Brooklyn, either coming into or leaving Long Island College Hospital. Wayne Belardi (right) greets regular Gil Hodges, who arrived yesterday for checkup on his recent feet miseries. Belardi, who occupied same bed, won't be able to play until June 1 after operation for bone chips in his left elbow."'
|Location:||Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Title from caption on verso.
On verso: date stamped: Apr. 3, 1953; photographer's stamp (partly visible); Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
0495 retouched, with grease pencil cropping marks.
Hodges, Gil, 1924-1972.
Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
Long Island College Hospital.
|Institution:||Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.|
Gelatin silver prints.
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