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The family resemblance is obvious as 9-year-old Joe Jr. watches 35-year-old Joe Sr. take his cuts during batting practice. This sweet scene with Stengel is brightly lit by the photographer's flashbulb, resulting in impeccable clarity and contrast. Dated 6/7/50, the Wide World paper caption reads, "'DI MAG' AND MANAGER - Young Joe DiMaggio, Jr., son of the famous Yankee slugger, with Manager Casey Stengel in the dugout at Yankee Stadium, New York City. Casey is pointing to Joe, Sr., taking a turn at bat during morning practice." Condition of the 7" x 9" photo is EX. Encapsulated as Type I by PSA/DNA. LOA for Type I by PSA/DNA.

1950 Casey Stengel Takes DiMaggio Jr. Under His Wing Original News Service Photo - PSA/DNA Type I1950 Casey Stengel Takes DiMaggio Jr. Under His Wing Original News Service Photo - PSA/DNA Type I
1950 Casey Stengel Takes DiMaggio Jr. Under His Wing Original News Service Photo - PSA/DNA Type I
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Auction closed on: 9/4/2014