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A. J. Reach Co. "Baseball-Tennis-Golf" Catalogue, 1917.
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"Reach, Baseball-Tennis-Golf" catalogue, 1917.

Credit: Courtesy of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania Collection, Atwater Kent Museum of Philadelphia

In 1908 the A.J. Reach Company patented the cork-centered baseball, which traveled farther and faster than the hard rubber-cored ball it would soon replace.

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