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Nov. 26, 1974: Fulton Street off Church Street in Manhattan on a 30-degree day with wind speeds reaching 43 miles an hour. The photo ran with the headline, “Gusty Decision: Hold On or Let Fly.” Photo: Eddie Hausner/The New York Times
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June 20, 1965: “Young fans holding aloft bats they were given by the Yankees yesterday at the stadium,” read a caption the day after the team lost a double-header to the Minnesota Twins. The crowd, numbering 72,244, was the largest in four years, provoking the organist to serenade fans with the tune “We’re in the Money.” Photo: Ernie Sisto/The New York Times