25 APRIL PROGRAM - “Buy me some peanuts and Cracker Jacks”
Program; Dirigo Vintage Base Ball Club, Cumberland Town Hall Council Chambers, 290 Tuttle Road, Cumberland, Maine, at 6:30 pm.
Tonight, you will hear from Jake (Shoeless) Newcomb, a member of the Dirigo Vintage Base Ball Club. Listen and learn about “Old Time Baseball” while enjoying some peanuts and Cracker Jacks along with some root beer donated by Capt’n Eli’s Soda of Portland, Maine! In addition to hearing about baseball’s history, we will be viewing artifacts, receiving some handouts, and participating in a Q&A period following Jake’s talk. After all, spring and the baseball season has arrived! So, join us for a trip back in time to explore early baseball ….
YOU’LL ENJOY THIS ONE!!! ( EDITOR”S NOTE: The collection of Cap Bragg’s old baseball uniforms will be
on display at this event.)
So, reserve the 4th Wednesday evening of the month for the Cumberland Historical Society’s Programs and come join us!