Fred Haney and Branch Rickey

Manager Fred Haney, wearing the Hollywood Stars' new shorts and lightweight rayon jerseys that debuted April 1, 1950, visits with Brooklyn Dodgers executive Branch Rickey at Gilmore Field. (COURTESY OF LOS ANGELES TIMES PHOTOGRAPHIC ARCHIVE, CA. 1918 (COLLECTION 1429), DEPARTMENT OF SPECIAL COLLECTIONS, CHARLES E. YOUNG RESEARCH LIBRARY, LOS ANGELES)