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WJLA, July 27, 2012

The 2012 Washington Nationals: Most successful D.C. ball club in since 1933

It has been 79 long seasons, some during which D.C. didn't even have a baseball team, since the District boasted such a winning club. On Thursday, the Nationals became the first Washington team to go 20 games over .500 since 1933. Here's what the world was like then.

A stamp cost what?

The price to send a piece of mail in 1933 was 3 cents.