Happy Birthday Dallas Green, Conrad High’s Most Famous Son: Part II

Dallas Green, Manager of the 1980 World Series Champion Philadelphia Phillies and Newport, Delaware native, was born in early August, 1934. Two weeks ago we showcased the 1951 “Conradian” yearbook of Conrad High School in which the teen age Green appears in many photographs as a junior. 1952 was Green’s senior year at Conrad High. … More Happy Birthday Dallas Green, Conrad High’s Most Famous Son: Part II

East Coast Reveries: Vacationing at the Beach, Cruising the Coast, and Railway Wanderings in 1912

Today we highlight an old marketing treasure in the DHS pamphlet collection from 1912. The Baltimore, Chesapeake and Altantic Railway Company teamed up with the Maryland, Delaware & Virginia Railway Company to entice one and all to vacation along the U.S. eastern seaboard. “School Days Are Over; Vacation is Here.”  

Happy Birthday Dallas Green, Conrad High’s Most Famous Son.

Dallas Green, who passed away just a few months ago in March of this year, ¬†managed the Philadelphia Phillies to a Major League Baseball World Series Championship in 1980. ¬†Green was born on August 4th in 1934 in Newport, Delaware. He also went to school in the heart of Newport, at Conrad High School in … More Happy Birthday Dallas Green, Conrad High’s Most Famous Son.