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|Date||Saturday, April 5, 1873|
If the bat is made of any other material than wood, the umpire must rule it out. Cane is a species of wood, and can be used in the handle. But no metal can be placed in or on the bat.
|Source||New York Clipper|
|Submitted by||Richard Hershberger|
|Origin||Initial Hershberger Clippings|