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Old 08-09-2018, 11:21 PM
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Cool Ruth RPPC, missed that one on ebay! Here's a few new photos I got yesterday:

First are two 1919 snapshots of Jim Bottomley (pictured at right in both photos). These snapshots show Jim as a teenager playing semi-professional baseball for the F G Aces. Soon after, Jim was discovered by Branch Rickey and signed with the St. Louis Cardinals.

Next is a cool 1922 photograph (5.5" x 3.5") of four Omaha Buffaloes players. Seated from left to right are: George Grantham, Heinie Manush, James Wilcox & Pug Griffin

Thanks for the cool photos Derek!
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File Type: jpg 1919 Jim Bottomley Snapshot 1.jpg (72.1 KB, 822 views)
File Type: jpg 1919 Jim Bottomley Snapshot 2.jpg (72.3 KB, 817 views)
File Type: jpg 1922 Heinie Manush Omaha Buffaloes Photo.jpg (75.8 KB, 834 views)
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