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Crowd Roars Welcome to Dodgers

October 10, 2009 |  8:00 am
Oct. 10, 1959, Cover

Oct. 10, 1959: L.A. welcomes Dodgers. NBC game show producer Howard Felsher says 75% of "Tic Tac Dough" was rigged.

Oct. 10, 1959, Crawling Eye

Hey, it’s “The Crawling Eye” with Forrest Tucker! That would make a nice double-feature with “Fiend Without a Face.” And it’s on Netflix!

Oct. 10, 1959, Going Steady

A girl in her early teens who goes steady "is too young to be aware of the danger of sin that is inherent in her own nature and that may be presented by her equally immature boyfriend in close association of adolescent company keeping."

Translation: She might get pregnant.

Oct. 10, 1959, Comics

“Dotty” continues to be a bountiful resource of views toward women in the 1950s. 

 Oct. 10, 1959, Sports

Chicago sportswriters concede that the Dodgers were the better team.