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Junior baseball stars await world series play
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection;
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Original photograph has stains on the upper left side of the picture.
Photograph caption dated August 13, 1956 reads "These two stellar teams start two-out-of-three game world series tomorrow evening at Burbank's McCambridge Park for the California Junior Baseball Association championship. Second game is slated for Friday, Aug. 17, and if third is needed it will be played Aug. 21. Knights of Pythias team (pictured), left to right, front row, Ricky Gnagi, Kenny Peralta, Roger Bright and Roddie Cobb; second row, left, Frank Taormina, manager; Dave Jackson, Carlos Oseguera, Sherman Hampton, Bobby Reseigne, Jim Peralta and Mac McClure. Back row, left, Pete Gnagi, coach, Bill Leeper, Leonard Perkins, Jimmy Peterson, Gary McClure and Terry O'Donald. The Indians, left to right, front row, Barry Nelson, Joe Hillman, Wendell Fleming, Joe Stein, manager; Jim Smallwood, Kenny Spencer, Tom Taylor and Bud Lawrence. Back row, left to right, Roy Myers, coach; Tim Farrell, Dale Myers, Larry Speck, Frank Cracchiola, Kenny Gore, Al Davis and Daryl Myers, coach." See image 00162563 for additional photo in this series.
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
Baseball players
Baseball managers
Baseball coaches
Baseball teams
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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