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This photo made Oct. 21, 2010, shows Mary Jane Schriner, 77, with letters sent to her years ago by George Steinbrenner, in Westlake, Ohio. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Letters Reveal Steinbrenner Personality In Youth

Mary Jane Schriner is frustrated. She has nearly two dozen letters from college-age George Steinbrenner detailing his still-forming personality, and the Yankees are blocking her from publishing them in a book.


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Yankees Refuse Permission On Steinbrenner Letters

The Yankees are blocking a 77-year-old woman from publishing letters written to her from a college-age George Steinbrenner more than a half-century ago.