A MIDNIGHT BASEBALL GAME
Teams Are Ready for the Big Battle at Exposition Park.
Both Sides Confident of Victory – Van Dycks Slightly Favorites
June 20, 1914, Daily News-Miner
Tomorrow night at 11 o’clock when the Van Dycks and Marquettes line up on the diamond at Exposition park for the annual midnight game, there is going to be a battle royal. The only place on earth where a midnight ball game is played is right here in the little old town of Fairbanks in the heart of Alaska, half of degree south of the Arctic circle. The custom originated here many years ago and is faithfully observed.