"He instinctively can find the shining greatness of our American culture and does a good job of highlighting it (although he also does have those rare lapses when he writes about hockey, but that is something caused by impurities in the Eastern waters or something)." Erik Keilholtz
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Mark C. N. Sullivan is an editor at a Massachusetts university. He is married and the father of three children. Email
Ol' Perfessor Casey Stengel, above, donned gown and mortarboard to lecture his players when wartime travel restrictions in 1943 led the Boston Braves to hold Spring Training in Connecticut at the Choate School.
They just don't do publicity photos like that anymore.
Ol' Case was an old hand at the genre: Here he is staring into his prognosticator's "crystal ball" in 1949 and 10 years later.
But I rather like the swami routine Brooklyn Dodger manager Chuck Dressen and his coaches are pulling in this 1951 pic. #