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Posts tagged ‘Roan Mountain’
While growing up in Upstate New York, I loved to listen to the New York Yankees on the radio. Real ballplayers – The Mick, Maris, Yogi, Moose Skowron, Whitey, Elston Howard, Bobby Richardson, Tony Kubek, Clete to name just a few. I believe my math abilities later in life were enhanced because of my batting average and earned run calculations at as youngster. No calculators – just back of the envelope arithmetic that evolved into memory and numerical tricks. Night games were great but the ultimate was twilight doubleheaders – a 2-for-1 bargain! The 60’s version of a Joseph A. Banks 2:1 shirt deal or a “Buy 1, Get 1 Free” strawberry sale at Harris Tweeter.