By Rick Kaempfer
    In This Week in 1908
    Jun 23rd, 2018
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    How Long Ago was 1908? Chicago is just starting to enforce the brand new “Anti-White Slavery” laws passed by the Illinois House and Senate. Chicago Cops are reluctant to do this because many of them have made “personal agreements” with the various madames in the red-light Leve...
    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    Jun 23rd, 2018
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    ~Jack Hardy 1877 (Cubs 1907) One of the most obscure members of the first World Series champion Cubs team, Hardy played in exactly one game for Chicago. The catcher went 1 for 4, with a single and a strikeout. He got a few more cups of coffee in the big leagues with Cleveland (his hometown […]...