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Note from the Editor
by Tamara Gaskell Miller

Note from the President: Leaving and Preserving a Legacy
by Kim Sajet

Octavius Catto and the Pythians of Philadelphia 
by Jerrold Casway

The Carlisle Indian Industrial School's Baseball Legacy
by Jeffrey Powers-Beck

Baseball and Community in Pennsylvania
by Sean C. Madden

Origin of Little League Baseball
by Robin Van Auken

From Pastime to Monopoly
by John Shiffert

Al Reach: The Embodiment of Professional Baseball
by John Shiffert

More than a Man's Game: Pennsylvania's Women Play Ball
by Leslie A. Heaphy

Never on Sunday in Pennsylvania
by Charlie Bevis

Window on the Collections: The Music and Art of Baseball
by Melissa M. Mandell

Teachers' Page: Playing For Keeps: Philadelphia's Pythian Base Ball Club
by Jennifer Coval

LEGACIES for Kids: Book Reviews
by Sarah Stippich

Beverly Billingsly Can't Catch, by Alexander Stadler
Heroes of Baseball: The Men Who Made It America's Favorite Game, by Robert Lipsyte
Satchel Paige, by Lesa Cline-Ransome; illustrated by James E. Ransome
Roasted Peanuts, by Tim Egan
A Negro League Scrapbook, by Carole Boston Weatherford; foreword by Buck O'Neil
In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson, by Bette Bao Lord; illustrated by Marc Simont

LEGACIES for Kids: Dressing for the Game

Book Reviews
by Melissa M. Mandell

To Everything a Season: Shibe Park and Urban Philadelphia, 1909-1976, by Bruce Kuklick
Gateway to the Majors: Williamsport and Minor League Baseball, by James P. Quigel Jr. and Louis E. Hunsinger Jr.
Negro League Baseball: The Rise and Ruin of a Black Institution, by Neil Lanctot
Base Ball in Philadelphia: A History of the Early Game, 1831-1900, by John Shiffert

Food for Thought: Baseball and American History
by John P. Rossi