You need to see this footage from a minor-league game in 1932

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So what follows can be considered to be a verifiable Treasure of the Internet. Via @MinorsTeamNames comes the following footage of a 1932 contest between two International League clubs: the Rochester Red Wings (then an affiliate of the Cardinals) and the unaffiliated Reading Keystones

Please do take it all in ... 

Excelsior! Specs Toporcer sighting! Wattie Holm! Also, "Pooch" would be George Puccinelli, who went on to hit 28 homers that season. 

Moreover, let the plate umpire's countenance of mounting indignation not go unrecognized ... 

Stadium vendors in stately white dinner jackets! High socks all about us! 

Thank you, Internet. 

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