Sports, 1930-1939

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Author: STEPHEN BRAUER
Editor: Cynthia Rose
Date: 2004
American Decades Primary Sources
From: American Decades Primary Sources(Vol. 4: 1930-1939. )
Publisher: Gale
Document Type: Topic overview
Pages: 1
Content Level: (Level 3)
Lexile Measure: 990L

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SPORTS

STEPHEN BRAUER

Entries are arranged in chronological order by date of primary source. For entries with one primary source, the entry title is the same as the primary source title. Entries with more than one primary source have an overall entry title, followed by the titles of the primary sources.

CHRONOLOGY

Important Events in Sports, 1930–1939 … 668

PRIMARY SOURCES

"Dizzy Dean's Day"

Red Smith, September 30, 1934 … 671

Fifteen-Thirty: The Story of a Tennis Player

Helen Wills Moody, 1937 … 675

Cincinnati Reds vs. Brooklyn Dodgers, June 15, 1938, Box Score

The New York Times, June 16, 1938 … 677

"Seabiscuit vs. War Admiral"

Bryan Field, November 1, 1938 … 679

"61,808 in Gehrig Tribute"

The Sporting News, July 12, 1939 … 683

"Sepia Stars Only Lukewarm Toward Campaign to Break Down Baseball Barriers"

Sam Lacy, August 12, 1939 … 685

Wings on My Feet

Sonja Henie, 1940 … 689

The Babe Ruth Story

Babe Ruth, as told to Bob Considine, 1948 … 692

This Life I've Led: My Autobiography

Babe Didrikson Zaharias, as told to
Harry Paxton, 1955 … 694

Golf Is My Game

Robert Tyre (Bobby) Jones, Jr., 1959 … 697

Maybe I'll Pitch Forever

LeRoy (Satchel) Paige, as told to
David Lipman, 1962 … 699

Jesse: The Man Who Outran Hitler

Jesse Owens, with Paul Neimark, 1978 … 702

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Gale Document Number: GALE|CX3490200806