From the South Orange Department of Recreation & Cultural Affairs:

Saturday afternoon, 12pm at Cameron Field.The South Orange Department of Recreation is presenting a 19th century baseball game. Part game, part show, part history lesson and all fun, the Flemington, NJ Neshanock team will play against local volunteers in bare-handed baseball, wearing period uniforms and using rules from 1864 or 1873. The event will also include a short lesson on the history of the game and a recitation of “Casey at the Bat”. Come on out and support our South Orange Villagers! For more information, contact the Department of Recreation at (973) 378-7754, ext. 1.

More information about this:

The Flemington Neshanock website: www.neshanock.org/ (use firefox or chrome browser)

Here is a YouTube video of Brad “Brooklyn” Shaw from Team Neshanock explaining the rules: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p29ReNDo3oI

The South Orange Semi-professional Baseball Team, Circa 1929