Just before nightfall I decided to take a walk outside. The sky was low, enveloping any object in its reach. It formed a dull, purplish haze - like nothing I’d seen before. The streets were empty. Not a single soul was out. It was oddly peaceful - imagining I was the only one left.
100th Anniversary of Wrigley Field 100 Years Ago Today - Weeghman Park Opening Game - April 23, 1914 It wasn’t until 1926 that Chicago’s Wrigley Field would take that name. Before that it was called “Weeghman Park” and it hosted the first Federal League game of the 1914 season. Here’s a panoramic from that time.