Just under 13,000 people would file in to Gilmore Field on a summer night during the 40s and 50s to see their favorite local team hit the field. While a humble little team in its own right, the Stars quickly became the jewel of the city sparking a true rivalry between themselves and the Angeles that was not seen in the first incarnation of the team.
American Needle was founded in 1918 as an importer of sewing needles. Through three generations of change, they have become a world-renowned headwear and apparel manufacturing company. American Needle holds over 30 patents on design and manufacturing innovations- making their product second to none.