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For Further Reading

  • Anderson, Dave.
    "Clemente's Spirit Is Alive and Well at Home." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 24 February 1976, 10.
    "Aug. 18: Clemente's Day." Tribune-Review, 18 August 1993, C4.
  • Bernstein, Ralph.
    "Memories of No. 21: They Remember Roberto." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 24 March 1977, 13.
    "Big Man." [Photo] The Pittsburgh Press, 18 January 1973, 2.
  • Brown, Kenneth A.
    "Darling Clemente Time: In Pittsburgh, as Around the World, He'll Never Be Lost or Gone Forever." In Pittsburgh, 1997 July 17-23, 13-17.
    "Buc-A-Day: Roberto Clemente." The Pittsburgh Press, 20 March 1972.
  • Burger, Kim.
    "Nicaragua: Clemente's Legacy Grows with Clinic." Tribune-Review, 2 February 1997, A1, A10.
  • Christine, Bill.
    "Roberto!" Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 16 April 1973.
    "Roberto! The Fried-Chicken Caper." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 19 April 1973.
    "Roberto! Hocus-Pocus in Montreal?" Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 18 April 1973.
    "Roberto! Hypochondriac or Hero?" Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 20 April 1973.
    "Roberto! Phil Dorsey: Friend to the End." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 17 April 1973.
    "City Scenes: A Grand Slam for Clemente's Son." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 26 May 1990.
    "Clemente...A Color Portfolio." The Pittsburgh Press, 4 February 1973, 14-15 (Roto).
    "Clemente Air Crash Death Mourned: Dies on Mercy Mission." The Pittsburgh Press, 2 January 1973, 1, 7.
    "Clemente Coin Minted." The Pittsburgh Press, [1973].
    "Clemente Draws Nixon Tribute." The Pittsburgh Press, 2 January 1973, 1.
    "Clemente Film Slated." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 15 November 1978, 17.
    "Clemente Is Spectacular Player." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 25 September 1960.
    "Clemente Is Voted into Hall of Fame." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 21 March 1973.
    "Clemente Jr. Reflects on Father's Dream--Sports City." New Pittsburgh Courier, 19 March 1997, B7.
    "Clemente Memorial Concert." New Pittsburgh Courier, 7 April 1973.
    "Clemente Memorial Medallion Now Available." The Chamber (October 1973): 1.
    "Clemente's Corn Flakes Played in Puerto Rico; What About Pittsburgh?" Executive Report (January 1994).
  • Collier, Gene.
    "15 Years Later, Clemente Hit Rings True." The Pittsburgh Press, 29 September 1987, E1-E2.
    "Conversation Piece" [Clemente Plaque]. The Pittsburgh Press, 9 November 1975, C4.
  • Crutchfield, James N.
    "Clemente Sculptured His Name into Future: Woman Cherishes Clay Ball." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 1 March 1973, 30.
  • Daly, Ann.
    "For Clemente, A Monument." The Pittsburgh Press, 23 February 1982, C1, C3.
  • DaParma, Ron.
    "City Pride Bakery Offers Bread for Clemente Statue Fund Drive." Tribune-Review, 18 August 1993, B2.
    "Disney Interested in Clemente." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 1 November 1994, C4.
  • Donovan, Dan.
    "Clemente 8th Among Favorite Players." The Pittsburgh Press, 13 March 1983, D10.
    "The Good Old Days: Clemente Gave All He Had To Give." The Pittsburgh Press, 19 July 1981.
  • Dudurich, Mike.
    "Bucs To Honor Roberto." Tribune-Review, 5 August 1992, C1.
  • Eberson, Sharon.
    "Clemente Brings Attention to Little Pirates." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 1 July 1982, 11.
    "FAA Ruled Liable in Clemente's Death: Didn't Inspect Plane." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 30 November 1976, 5.
  • Fanning, Will.
    "Pirates Galore on Clemente Telethon." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 21 May 1981, 26.
  • Feeney, Charley.
    "Clemente Family: Leader Gone But Strength Remains: Roberto's Widow Attends Hall of Fame Announcement." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 21 March 1973, 26, 28.
    "Clemente Has His Night, Bucs Make It a Big One." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 25 July 1970, 1, 7.
    "Remembering Roberto." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 8 July 1994, A1, A6.
  • Franke, Russ.
    "10 Years after His Death, Clemente's Spirit Lives On." The Pittsburgh Press, 2 January 1983, D1-D2.
  • Goslin, Goose.
    "Clemente Missed." Tribune-Review, 11 October 1992, D2.
  • Hamm, Sandy.
    "Roberto: Angel in the Outfield: Bronze Statue of 'The Great One,' Now Greets Visitors Arriving at Three Rivers Stadium." New Pittsburgh Courier, 9 July 1994, A1, A4.
    "Roberto Clemente Bread To Raise Bread for Statue." New Pittsburgh Courier, 21 August 1993, A1, A3.
  • Haynes, Monica L.
    "Clemente Baseball Plan To Improve Students, Too." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 15 May 1994, D5.
  • Hillinger, Charles.
    "Clemente's Dream, Greatness Not Forgotten." The Pittsburgh Press, 6 June 1980, B1.
    "A Hit with Vera Clemente." [Photo] Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 4 February 1994, B1.
    "Is Bonds Better Than Clemente?" Tribune-Review, 30 March 1993, D1, D3.
  • Jones, Diana Nelson.
    "Essentially Pittsburgh: Roberto in Action Again." The Gazette, 3 July 1994, 9.
  • Kimbel, Eric.
    "Fundraising Campaign for Roberto Clemente Statue." New Pittsburgh Courier, 14 April 1993, C8.
  • King, Nellie.
    "Remembering Roberto: He Was a Perfectionist and an Artist, and He Was Often Misunderstood." Pittsburgh (March 1978): 27+.
  • Kinnunen, Martin.
    "Sculptress Takes On Challenge, Honor of Roberto Sculpture." Tribune-Review, 11 October 1993, C1.
  • Lash, Cindi.
    "Pupils Raise $14,000 for Statue of Clemente." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 6 June 1994, B1, B7.
  • Love, Gilbert.
    "Memorial to the Great Roberto Still Bogged Down in Talk Stage." The Pittsburgh Press, 2 April 1973.
  • McDaniel, Douglas.
    "Flight to Glory: The Wife of Roberto Clemente Recalls the Hero and Humanitarian." The Diamond (June 1993): 32-35, 37-38, 40.
  • McHugh, Roy.
    "Roberto Left Own Imprint on Times." The Pittsburgh Press, 2 January 1973, 24.
  • Mehno, John.
    "Pirates Celebrate Clemente's Quest for 3,000 Hit." New Pittsburgh Courier, 5 September 1992, C1.
  • Mendelson, Abby.
    "Sports: San Clemente." Pittsburgher Magazine [n.d.], 71-72.
  • Morgan, Edwin J.
    "The Last Time I Saw Roberto, The Great One." The Pittsburgh Press, 3 January 1973, 42.
  • Musick, Phil.
    Who Was Roberto? A Biography of Roberto Clemente. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1974.
    "New Roberto? Bucs Sign Clemente's Son, 18; A 'Prospect'." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 22 February 1985, 25.
    "Nixon's $1,000 Launches Clemente Fund." The Pittsburgh Press, 4 January 1973, 1-2.
  • O'Brien, Jim.
    Remember Roberto: Clemente Recalled by Teammates, Family, Friends and Fans. Pittsburgh: Jim O'Brien--Publishing, 1994.
  • O'Hara, Mary.
    "Cantini Designs Medal Honoring Clemente: Daughter's Poem Helps Sculptor." The Pittsburgh Press, 4 April 1973, 48.
    "PAT 'Spirit of King' Ceremony Honors Roberto Clemente, Josh Gibson." New Pittsburgh Courier, 12 January 1994, C3.
  • Patterson, John.
    "To Roberto Clemente Adios Amigo...And Thank You." The Pittsburgh Press, 4 February 1973, 13 (Roto).
  • Peters, Jess.
    "Mr. Do It Yourself of the Pittsburgh Pirates." Black Sports Magazine (November 1972): 21-23, 31.
    "Pirates '72 Album: Roberto Walker Clemente." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 10 March 1972, 14.
    "Preserving the Memory of a Hero." Executive Report (May 1983): 33.
  • Puck.
    "Roberto Clemente's MVP Award Confirms Our Suspicions; Pittsburgh Has the Most Exciting Player in the NL Today." Point, 15 December 1966, 10.
  • Pye, Brad, Jr.
    "Pirates Launch 'Statue for Roberto' Fundraising Drive." New Pittsburgh Courier, 23 June 1993.
    "Remembering No. 21." New Pittsburgh Courier, 29 June 1996, A9.
    "Roberto Clemente's Sons." [Photo] Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 9 July 1982, 14.
  • Robinson, Alan.
    "Clemente's Stature Still Growing: O'Brien's Book Due Out Next Wednesday." New Pittsburgh Courier, 28 May 1994, B8.
    "One Played Left. One Played Right. Who Was Best? Roberto Clemente Vs. Barry Bonds." New Pittsburgh Courier, 3 April 1993, C1.
  • Ruck, Rob.
    "Remembering Roberto Clemente: Twenty Years After His Death, Many of Us Can Still See Him Gliding Across the Outfield Grass, Slashing at a Pitch with Explosive Fluidity." Pittsburgh (December 1992): 36+.
    "A Sentimental Journey Back to Nicaragua for Vera Clemente." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 4 May 1989, 17-18.
  • Sanz, Cynthia and Tom Nugent.
    "A League of His Own: Roberto Clemente Jr. Builds on His Father's Legacy with an Ambitious Inner-City Baseball Program." People Magazine, 6 June 1994.
  • Smizik, Bob.
    "Clemente's Dream Coming True--Slowly." The Pittsburgh Press, 1 January 1984, D1, D10.
    "A Day for Roberto: Clemente and City Had a Special Love Affair." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 9 July 1994, D1, D5.
    "Roberto Gave Everything He Had." The Pittsburgh Press, 2 January 1973, 25.
    "There Was Only One Clemente." Tribune-Review, 30 September 1992, C3.
    "Top Court Rejects Clemente Plea." The Pittsburgh Press, 2 May 1978. A7.
  • Tower, Samuel A.
    "Stamps: Baseball's Great Humanitarian." New York Times, 12 August 1984, H29.
  • Tripodi, Jim.
    "Special Sheet, Card and New Book a Bonanza for Clemente Collectors." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 4 April 1994.
  • Voelker, Robert.
    "Noll, Clemente Hailed by P-G Dapper Dans: Sellout Crowd on Hand." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 5 February 1973, 1-2.
  • Ways, C. R.
    "Clemente's Time of Honor Has Come..." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 25 April 1972.
    "Welcoming Roberto Clemente, Jr. .... [Squirrel Hill Eyetique]." Jewish Chronicle, 2 November 1995.
  • Wyrick, Bob.
    "FAA Failed To Ground Unsafe Clemente Plane." The Pittsburgh Press, 13 November 1973, 1, 12.