MORNING STUMPER – FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2021!

Q:  TODAY IN 1892, WILLIAM “PUDGE” HEFFELFINGER WAS PAID $25 DOLLARS AND RECEIVED A $500 BONUS TO BECOME THE FIRST PROFESSIONAL IN HIS FIELD.  FIRST PROFESSIONAL “WHAT?”

A:  PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL PLAYER (IT HAPPENED ON THE SITE OF RECREATION PARK IN PITTSBURGH!)