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September 14, 1997|By Fred Rasmussen

150 years ago in The Sun

Sept. 14: The Anniversary of the Battle of North Point -- The Celebration Yesterday -- Every part of our city yesterday morning showed that the citizens of Baltimore were still alive to the memory of the day which exhibited to the world that her citizen soldiers were able to meet a haughty foe and turn him back from her borders.

100 years ago in The Sun

Sept. 14: SAVE THE NATIONAL GAME -- A subscriber writes as follows to The Sun: Your article Monday stating that several Chicago newspaper men were responsible for the statement that the Chicago pitchers have been offered $500 for each game they win from Baltimore suggests a phase of the situation which, if true, means the overthrow of baseball as a national game, and, in fact, as a game of any decency whatever.

50 years ago in The Sun

Sept. 16: Acting for 256 Baltimoreans who signed the document, Mayor D'Alesandro yesterday presented to Harold Braham, British consul in this city, a protest against the action of Great Britain in preventing the Jewish refugee ship Exodus 1947 from reaching Palestine.

Pub Date: 9/14/97

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