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Sox Clobber Dodgers, 11-0

October 1, 2009 |  1:00 pm

Oct. 1, 1959, Mirror Cover

Oct. 1, 1959: Forget the World Series for a moment. The Mirror sent Dick Bergholz to cover President Eisenhower's golfing vacation in Palm Springs. Ike's foursome included George Allen, Freeman Gosden of "Amos 'n' Andy fame and William Robinson, an executive for a soft drink firm.

Scalpers are selling $10 World Series tickets for $30 (#219.22 USD 2008).