1949 - Final Game LLWS


Little League expands to 307 leagues in the U.S.

A feature article about Little League in the Saturday Evening Post spreads the Little League story to more than 14 million people

Little League moves to protect its name by incorporating in the state of New York.

Newsreels highlighting the 1948 National Tournament are seen by millions more and Carl Stotz, who had been named Little League’s president, is deluged by requests for information on starting a program in hundreds of communities

1949 - Saturday Evening Post