This ticket allowed a lucky attendee to see the 1949 Congressional Baseball Game, in which the Democrats defeated the Republicans by a score of 16 to 10. Before a crowd of 3,000 people, the game remained competitive until the final inning when the Democrats broke a 10-10 tie with two extra base hits.
History, Art & Archives, U.S. House of Representatives, “Congressional Baseball Game Ticket,” https://history.house.gov/Collection/Listing/2008/2008-086-000/ (May 20, 2022)
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