This is History: ‘Chicago’ by Carl Sandburg, ‘Who’s on First?’, Legacy of Desi Arnaz, Bill Veeck Purchases the White Sox, Walter Cronkite’s Final Newscast

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PHOTO: ‘I Love Lucy’ in Color. Courtesy of CBS.

Dave Plier and Dave Schwan discuss Desi Arnaz’s legacy in television, Carl Sandburg’s 1914 ‘Chicago’ poem, the debut of Abbot and Costello’s ‘Who’s on First’ routine, Dorothy Comiskey sell the White Sox to Bill Veeck in 1959, Walter Cronkite steps down from CBS News in 1981 and more.

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