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Baseball Player Dies

Herald of Dec. 8, 1922

Elvin Liebegott, widely known baseball player, and for several years the leading batter in the Blair county baseball league, died at 9:30 o’clock Saturday morning at the University hospital, Philadelphia, after a ten day illness of influenza followed by pneumonia. He was a student at the University of Pennsylvania, enrolled in the Wharton school of finance. He was on the Penn Freshman baseball team and was the regular shortstop for the Penn Varsity nine.

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