George Shick And A Typewriter

The typewriter behind George appears to be a 1949 ROYAL KMG.

The typewriter on the desk appears to be a 1949 ROYAL KMG

The typewriter on the desk appears to be a 1949 ROYAL KMG

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THIS is the 1948 ROYAL that I received as a gift. Thank you Bunny!

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George, parsing out his next article?

George, parsing out his next article?

GShick retirement article

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Not sure who that is signing who knows what into New Jersey law, but there's George on the right...

Not sure who that is signing who knows what into New Jersey law, but there’s George on the right…

1948 ROYAL Quiet Delux, SN A-1556368

1948 ROYAL Quiet Delux, SN A-1556368

A desk I can trust... a bit messy, drawers akimbo...

A desk I can trust… a bit messy, drawers akimbo…

Handwritten 1954 Baseball Diary

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You’ll likely notice that I only included games that the Indians won.  Except of course, for the World Series games.  The Giants swept them.  Ouch.

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01-June 2 02-June 6

The early entries in the book just noted the runs and hits for the innings.  I guess Ed decided the Indians might do well in the 1954 season, notice how he meticulously lined the pages for each game.

03-June 12 The 1954 All Star game.04-July 13 - All Star

05-July 23 06-Aug 19 07-sept 12 dbl hdri like the commentary on these pages for the double header – Wow!!

08-sept 12 game 2 The Indians went into the world series with a killer Win/Loss record – they ultimately ended up with 111 wins, and only 43 losses.  More cool info on their 1954 season can be found here.09-sept 29 WS game 1 10-sept 30 WS game 2 11-oct 1 WS game 3 12-oct 2 WS game 4scan005620150920_11390720150920_11392520150920_114026My 1954 Underwood Ace.  Play ball!20150920_104607