|A Look Back: Baseball in New Orleans
|Former professionals return to Pelican Stadium to play in a game which
will benefit the Times-Picayune Christmas Doll and Toy Fund, 1948.
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The image above and the three images below are thanks to Fred Bullinger.
|Diamond Club Old Timers Game; University of New Orleans, 1985;
above, participants; below, box score.
|Above and below, St. Aloysius High School baseball team, 1956.
|NORD: Baseball clinic held at Pelican Stadium by the
New Orleans Creoles team members, 1947.
|1950 Bankers League Champion - First National Bank of Commerce
Front row, from left: Tommy Masilla; coach, Dave Sullivan; mascot, Tommy Masilla; Louie Smith; Jack
O'Neil; 2nd row: Lee __; Lefty Wegman; Paul Hasbreau; Hank Lummetta; 3rd row: Tommy Graham;
Mel Ziegler; Paul Johnson; Frank Brown; Fred Bullinger; Lawrence Laurie
|From newspaper clipping, 1963: "These are the Latin American Friends, champions of the Young
Men's Business League. Pictured are, top row, from left: Adolfo Garela, James Casey, Gene Roth,
Clarence Dunn, Joe Friedman and Fred Bullinger. Bottom row, from left, manager, Jose Martin
Ortiz, Herman Hernandez, Luis Ortiz, Enrique Zeller. Missing from the photo are Jimmy Nissel, Pel
Hughes and Martin Marshall. The Friends are scheduled to go on a good will tour to Central
America and will play teams in Guatemala and Nicaragua."
|Brewer's Girls Baseball Team, from New Orleans, visits Washington, D.C.
and has their picture taken with Louisiana Sen. Allen Ellender; ca. 1939.