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Edward Meeker sings the baseball classic in 1908.
Nora Bayes and Jack Norworth sing “Come Along My Mandy” in 1910
Nora Bayes and Jack Norworth’s most famous song, also written in 1908, is performed here by their contemporaries Ada Jones and Bill Murray in 1909. Note the influence of the minstrel tradition on Vaudeville.
The Chicago Cubs announcer leads the crowd in the song during the Seventh Inning Stretch.
Fans sing “Take Me Out to the Ball Game.”