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Lou Brissie Field Update

[Show as slideshow] Check out images of the soon to be “Lou Brissie Field”.   A BIG THANKS TO ALL THE SUPPORTERS!  

Philadelphia Hall of Fame 10th Annual Induction Ceremony and Reception

You’re invited to the 10th Annual Induction Ceremony and Reception!

Remember their stories

Click below to read an editorial about Lou Brissie and the “Greatest Generation”. Remember their stories We must never forget the sacrifices of our ‘Greatest Generation’ By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff Friday, Aug 23, 2013

Lou Brissie Field Day Fundraiser

LOU BRISSIE FIELD DAY FUNDRAISER

A SALUTE TO THE HEROIC LOU BRISSIE

By David M. Jordan One of the very best features of post-World War II A’s fandom has long been the saga of Lou Brissie, currently being featured by Lou’s hometown in South Carolina. It was a story of heroism, determination, persistence, and some pretty fine southpaw pitching.

Shoeless Joe Jackson Museum

Check out Shoeless Joe Jackson Museums’ website at http://www.shoelessjoejackson.org/ The museum is located at 356 Field Street in Greenville, SC.  It is situated across from Fluor Field, in the Historic West End of Greenville, SC.

Help Support Lou Brissie Field

July 22, 2013 RE: “LOU BRISSIE FIELD” Dear friends and admirers of Lou Brissie: I am writing to tell you of a current opportunity to honor our good pal Lou Brissie. The Ware Shoals School District has decided to name the ball field at the High School: “LOU BRISSIE FIELD”. I am grateful to Dr. […]

Who is this? Not Jimmie Foxx…

DO YOU KNOW WHO THIS IS? The owner of this Christmas Card thought it was the great Jimmie Foxx, upon a closer look  it is not Foxx.

Autographed Photos of Deceased Players

         

RUTH MACK CLARK CONNIE MACK’S 99 YEAR OLD DAUGHTER PASSES AWAY

Details for her services are not yet available but will appear this week in probably the Philadelphia Inquirer amongst other local papers.  Ms. Clark was a huge dedicated supporter of the Society and until her health started to fail a few years ago attended practically all of the Society events.  Her daughter Alice Cunningham advises […]