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Before there was “42”, there was The Jackie Robinson Story

“Before there was “42” there was The Jackie Robinson Story.” My Nana said that the original was produced in to 40’s and also that the legend himself starred in it. So finally I had investigated and found The Jackie Robinson Story – In COLOR! Also Includes the Original Black-and-White Version which has been Beautifully Restored and Enhanced! at Amazon.

I do plan to see the current movie in a week or so.

Have you seen “42” or the old school version? Let me know in the comments.


Travel – #WEverb11

Tweet I was able to cross off one travel destination off my list, the Vietnam Wall. Last year on Christmas Eve via #reverb10, I made the intention of exploring my family roots. I was able to go to Washington D.C and pay homage, not only to my ancestor, but so many others who had given… Continue Reading