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Photograph was edited for publication purposes. Photograph caption dated July 25, 1960 reads "'This way, we can't miss!' is the way Burbank Mayor Newell J. Cooper feels as he is about to pitch fireball to Los Angeles Dodger Norm Sherry. Norm's brother, Larry, crouches behind mayor to help Cooper interpret signal from catcher, Charles Ecclestone, Burbank Chamber of Commerce president. This quick game was played to help focus attention on 'Burbank Night with the Dodgers' Saturday. Buses will leave Olive Avenue Recreation Center, 1111 W. Olive Ave., at 6:30 p.m. Bus and reserved seat tickets are available for $3.50 at Chamber of Commerce office."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm. Photographic prints
00121281 ValleyÂ Times Collection HCNVT_d025_f23_i9 CARL0005398801 http://220.127.116.11/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/57079
Cooper, Newell J Sherry, Norm Sherry, Larry Los Angeles Dodgers (Baseball team) Burbank Chamber of Commerce--Presidents Baseball players--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County) Men--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County) Mayors--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County) Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County) Grandstands--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County) Baseball fields--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County) Fences Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.) Valley Times Collection photographs