Programming Note: Ninemen’s Morris
Dear Readers, 100 hundred years ago…
Before there was Red State Blue State…
There was Ninemen’s Morris.
Featuring the lively columns of:
Silas ‘Red’ Quigley
Editorial correspondent for the Boston Wax-Intelligencer. Editor/Publisher of various workers rights
publications, sporting weeklies, and Ladies Garment Journals. As a youth he was attache to Henry Chadwick (claims to be the
uncredited co-creator of the box score).
“Alabaster” is known for coining the popular quip: “An Irishman and
his whiskey are like the Father Sky and his Sun – you are guaranteed
that the latter will show up in the former each day of God’s blessed
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column enlivens politico-diatribe with concurrent Base-ball imbroglios!
fresh perspective on the national status.
“I’d sooner self-immolate via hari-kari than miss a single missive!”