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New King Tut exhibit not a repeat of the old

I understand the King Tut artifacts will be coming back to the United States next year. Where will they be?

"Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs" will be on view June 16 to Nov. 15 at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art before continuing to Florida's Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art and the Field Museum in Chicago.

This will be a new exhibition _ not the one that toured in the '70s _ with more than 130 funerary objects, according to National Geographic News.

The exhibit is now on view at the Kunst und Ausstellungshalle in Bonn, Germany, through May.

The U.S. version of the exhibit will expand on the artifacts shown in Switzerland and Germany to include related National Geographic photos and TV footage.

Before Jackie Robinson

An item about Jackie Robinson's baseball debut stated that he was the first black player since 1884. Who was the earlier player?

Moses Fleetwood Walker (1856-1924) was the first black athlete to play in the major leagues. He also was the first black college player (for Oberlin College in Ohio).

A catcher, he appeared in 42 games in 1884 for the Toledo Blue Stockings in the American Association, which at the time was classified as a major league.

His brother, Welday Wilberforce Walker (1859-1937), also a catcher, played in five or six games for Toledo that year. He was the second black person to play in the majors.

Robinson was the first black player in modern times to sign a formal major league contract (with the Dodgers). He spent the 1946 season with their Montreal farm club in the International League, moving into the majors in 1947.

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