In 1955 the Brooklyn Dodgers finally won their first World Series. A journalist recalls what the Dodgers meant for him, his family, and their Brooklyn neighborhood fifty years ago.


  • Tom Oliphant a columnist for the Boston Globe, won the Pulitzer Prize in 1975.

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