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In Digital Cameras

What are the names of the men in the photograph 'Lunchtime atop a skyscraper' by Charles C Ebbets?

There are somewhat differing accounts of who these men were. A list supplied by a WikiAnswers member follows, starting from the left: . Martin "Matty" O'Shaughnessy (Ire ( Full Answer )
In Digital Cameras

Did anyone ever find out the names of the men in the photograph 'Lunchtime atop a skyscraper' by Charles C Ebbets?

My relatives who live in Long Island NY say that the man 3rd to the left is my great-grandfather, Thomas Enright. His father was Patrick Enright who came with family and son f ( Full Answer )
In Baseball History

How far was the shortest home run at Ebbets Field?

As I remember it, I think it was 246 feet to the wall in right field. But that wall was - maybe - 25 feet high. Pitcher Don Newcombe, batting as a pinch hitter, regularly pole ( Full Answer )
In Sports

What eight players hit home runs in Ebbets Field Polo GroundsYankee Stadium and Shea Stadium?

Ebbets Field Polo Grounds Yankees and Shea Stadiums HRs . Great trivia question. I'm surprised that Willie Mays is not on this list. Mays never hit a HR at Yankee Stadium ( ( Full Answer )
In Digital Cameras

Did anyone see an ad in a photography magazine that featured the famous Ebbets photo of guys eating lunch on a beam with another super-imposed beam about to knock them off Name of mag and dateTHANX?

nah, i think you just got abducted by aliens, and they make you THINK you saw that, but you actually didnt.. sorry.. ). nah, i think you just got abducted by aliens, and t ( Full Answer )
In Baseball

Who was the last player to be at bat at Ebbets Field?

Dee Fondy of the Pittsburgh Pirates. The final MLB game played at Ebbets Field was between the Brooklyn Dodgers and Pittsburgh Pirates on September 24, 1957 with the Dodger ( Full Answer )
In Baseball

Who hit the last home run in Ebbets Field?

Ed Bouchee of the Philadelphia Phillies in the 6th inning of the final MLB game played at Ebbets Field on September 29, 1957.
In Sports

Who was Ebbets Field Named After?

Ebbets Field was named after Charlie Ebbets. He was the owner of Washington Park and decided to build a new stadium so they named it Ebbets Field.
In History of Sports

Why does Ebbets field no longer exist?

The dogers moved from Brooklyn to Los Angelas after the 1957 season. So there was no need for Ebbets field.
In Baseball History

Where was Ebbets Field?

Ebbet's Field was a major league baseball park located in Brooklyn,New York. It closed on September 24, 1957 and was demolished onFebruary 23, 1960.