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Ty Cobb's tour as an actor

Ty Cobb's tour as an actor

Newspaper ads such as this for performances at Augusta’s Grand Theater (from the Augusta Chronicle, November 18, 1911) appeared throughout the country during Ty Cobb’s tour as an actor in The College Widow. One critic’s analysis was that Cobb was “a better ball player than any actor and a better actor than any ball player.” (COURTESY OF ROB EDELMAN)

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