There's finally fall in the air, so it's time for some football. Here's the Heights team from 1910. According to our notes they "played three games with the Dalles Multnomah Athletic Club and were bea..." Unfortunately the note isn't complete. Today's puzzle is a creative writing assignment: complete the note.
We have a full team roster (left to right):
I had a strong feeling of deja vu as I typed in those names. You'll see a strong resemblance between this roster and the Heights baseball team of 1912.
Category: [Downtown Hood River]
....................ten every time, but that didn't dampen our spirits, love of the game and we shall go forth. All loosers are winners eventually. Go Hood River..........
charlott on 22nd October 2012 @ 7:06am
Well, I don't think I can better Charlott's writing.
I can see why you had a sense of deja vu. Craggy faced manager Bill Dunn leaves an impression.
l.e. on 22nd October 2012 @ 7:44am
Wikipedia has a write up about player #1 Joe Carson:
l.e. on 22nd October 2012 @ 8:01am
Interesting Joe Carson bio, l.e. I've linked it directly from the notes.
Arthur on 22nd October 2012 @ 8:48am
Guy Walker and Wilbur Walker are both buried at Idlewilde.
Their sister, Ota Marie Walker, married Jon Coventon whose parents are featured in the Grasshopper Jim photo.
l.e. on 27th December 2014 @ 7:00pm