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September 18, 2005 2:01 AM

THE TITLE TO MONARCHS

DATE OF EVENT: Oct. 20, 1924 DATE PUBLISHED: Oct. 20, 1924, in The Kansas City Times Editor’s note: The Kansas City Monarchs won what The Times called “the colored world’s championship” in 1924, defeating Philadelphia’s Hilldale Club in five of nine games that made up the championship series. The Monarchs would earn four National League pennants in the 1920s, send the most players into the Major Leagues after the color barrier was broken, and become...

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