Billy Sullivan JR MLB Baseball Photo Reprint Autograph 1st Lighted Night Game

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THE GAME THAT CHANGED BASEBALL
 
MAY 24th 1935 - CINCINNATI REDS v. PHILA. PHILLIES
 
CROSLEY FIELD, OH - MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL'S
FIRST UNDER THE LIGHTS NIGHT GAME
REPRINT AUTOGRAPH SIGNATURE of BILLY SULLIVAN, Jr No. 4
PHOTOGRAPH TAKEN BY CINCINNATI GAS & ELECTRIC CO.
ELECTRICAL ENGINEER COLONEL EARL D. PAYNE
WHO WAS PERMITTED TO TAKE PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE  FIRST MAJOR LEAGUE NIGHT GAME, WHICH CHANGED THE GAME EVER-AFTER
 
VERY FEW PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THIS HISTORIC BASEBALL GAME ARE KNOWN TO EXIST
THIS PHOTO IS A LIMITED EDITION COPIES #5/150
PRINTED FROM THE ORIGINAL NEGATIVES BY
COLONEL PAYNE'S SON, ROBERT B. PAYNE,
AND MAY NOT BE REPRODUCED
WITHOUT HIS CONSENT
AND HIS BOOK ABOUT THE GAME IS:
"Let There Be Light:

A History of Night Baseball 1880-2008"

 
ALSO INCLUDED IS A GLOSSY PHOTO COPY
OF THE PHOTOGRAPHER & LIGHTING ENGINEER
EARL D. PAYNE
IN HIS FLIGHT SUIT
DATED 1926
 
MORE DETAILED INFORMATION ABOUT THE GAME
AND THE PHOTO MAY BE FOUND AT THE FOLLOWING LINKS:
 
 
PHOTOS MEASURE 8x10 INCHES,
AND ARE AUTOGRAPH SIGNED BY ROBERT PAYNE
WITH HIS PERSONAL ANNOTATIONS
ON REVERSE
 
VERY GOOD CONDITION,
QUALITY PRINTING &
GUARANTEED AUTHENTIC
 
AUCTION ONLY INCLUDES THE 2 PHOTOS,
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS ARE SHOWN
FOR AUTHENTICATION ONLY
PLEASE SEE IMAGES

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