|Text on Button||SOUVENIR OF AMERICAN LEAGUE Chicago White Sox 1959 Champs|
A white background with red and blue text. In descending order, a blue city skyline, a red sock with a wing, and a flag
|Curl Text||GREAT LAKES SALES CO. 1676 OLIVE CHICAGO, ILL.|
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This button refers to the 1959 Chicago White Sox season wherein the team won their first pennant since 1919 after winning the American League (AL) championship. Upon victory, Chicago Mayor Richard J Daley had Chicago’s fire chief sound off the city’s air raid sirens.