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All-England Cricket team wind up their United States tour with a victory in Rochester, New York

Unidentified Cricket Player, circa 1860
10/25/1859
In their final exhibition before returning to Montreal and home to England, the touring All_England cricket team were again easily victorious, defeating an American team made of the best of the clubs in Rochester, New York.  Approximately one thousand New Yorkers watched the match in breezy and cold fall weather.  (By John Osborne)  
Source Citation: 
The Canadian Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge (Toronto:  Copp, Clark Co., 1865), 23. 

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