These timeless anecdotal references to the Cubs' colorful players and checkered past are fun reading for Cubs fans and all baseball buffs who yearn for the "good old days" of 1876 to 1940. Using affection, nostalgia, and a journalist's sense of history, the authors have captured a memorable era. This is a flavor-filled treatment of the early Cubs years. Pictures, biographies, and statistics -- and the anecdotes that go with them. Here are the Cubs heroes of a fascinating era: their trials and triumphs -- the records they ...

Golden Era Cubs1876-1940 1982, Precept Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780931028663