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Baseball great Joe DiMaggio dies

...lines in literature and song. Joe DiMaggio died at home Monday, surrounded...respected and envied more than Joe DiMaggio. Because of my close relationship...should be,' God would have created Joe DiMaggio. And he did." Commissioner Bud...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/09/oth_255688.shtml
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Joe DiMaggio

Joe DiMaggio, who died Monday at age 84, was arguably the best baseball player ever...making an impossible catch in Death Valley, making it look easy. ..." Joe DiMaggio never let those kids down.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/11/op_255854.shtml
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Joe DiMaggio memorabilia to be auctioned

NEW YORK -- The uniform jersey Joe DiMaggio wore in his last game is expected to draw the most attention and the highest bid at a sports memorabilia auction on Wednesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/05/bas_286093.shtml
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DiMaggio's great-grandchildren remember 'Big Joe'

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. -- Joe DiMaggio's four great-grandchildren accepted lilies from patients at...handful of former players, crammed into the small auditorium at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital to remember the Hall of Famer. DiMaggio...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/27/bas_257357.shtml
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Player's items are sold

...NEW YORK - A two-day auction of Joe DiMaggio memorabilia kicked off Friday with a buyer snapping up a trophy from "Joe DiMaggio Day" in 1949. The winning bid...of the proceeds will benefit the Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital in Hollywood...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/20/bas_82202.shtml
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Recall's his dad's moment with DiMaggio

With the passing of "The Yankee Clipper," Joe DiMaggio, a piece of my father went with him. Although my own...relationship to his favorite sportsman. And that's what Joe DiMaggio was, a Great Sportsman, and I will miss him as I miss...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/10/op_258690.shtml
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Remembering Joe

...Sunday, celebrating the memory of Joe DiMaggio as the team dedicated a monument...players. Where have you gone, Joe DiMaggio? A nation turns its lonely eyes...line, "Where have you gone, Joe DiMaggio?" the crowd responded with one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/26/bas_259927.shtml
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Private services befitting DiMaggio's quiet grace

...perfectly captured the two sides of Joe DiMaggio -- the quiet, dignified, reclusive...significant hollow in his life. Joe DiMaggio grew up playing on the sandlots...fill that void, Dominic said, Joe DiMaggio dedicated his life away from baseball...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/12/bas_255873.shtml
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Yankees fete DiMaggio

NEW YORK -- Joe DiMaggio was given nine replica championship rings Sunday to replace the original...received a plaque inscribed by Mayor Rudy Giuliani proclaiming it "Joe DiMaggio Day" in New York City and a framed ball from baseball executive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/28/oth_240311.shtml
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DiMaggio takes 'serious turn for the worse'

Joe DiMaggio's fight for life has turned more urgent with his doctor reporting Monday that the Hall of Famer's condition had deteriorated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/08/oth_246872.shtml
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