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The first Porterville, CA, city basketball team, Sequoia Club, posed here in 1909. Front row left to right: Shelby Pinell, Jess Loughead, Marcus Jones, Second row: Leo Pohlman, James Venn, Elmo Parsons. Top: Coach Reverend Bryant of the Congregational Church. (Photo courtesy of Porterville Library)