Writer and baseball historian Charles N Billington author of the critically acclaimed Wrigley Field's Last World Series: The Wartime Chicago Cubs and the Pennant of 1945 discusses this remarkable time in Chicago History Billington 's talk includes a look at baseball in Chicago as a key recreational and social institution, the historically unique way the Wrigley family looked at business and baseball and the implications that WWII had on a national pastime and the city of Chicago. Rare footage og the 1945 World Series against the storied Detroit Tigers will also be shown. (MattesonPublic)
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