Thursday, February 07, 2008

1950 American Legion Baseball Banquet

(click on program for larger image)

Note that the guest speaker at this banquet was football player Charlie "Choo Choo" Justice. The banquet was held in the basement of the Yanceyville United Methodist Church (Yanceyville, North Carolina).

Names mentioned:

Clyde Vernon McKinney (1908-1955)
Reverend H. J. Womeldorf
Johnny O. Gunn (1892-1992)
Larry Daniel McMullen
Samuel Murphy Bason (1894-1986)
Charlie Justice (1924-2003)
Ralph Eugene Sadler 1919-1981)
Hoyt Ray Moore
Samuel Wilson Shaw (1925-1980)
Donald Carver
William Lee Gunn (1934-2004)
William Pittard
Marion Duke Foster
Felix Lunsford Cobb
James Slade, Jr.
Billy Pressley
John Oliver Gunn, Jr.
John Fuqua, Jr.
Bobby McKinney
Fred Hinton
John Woods, Jr.
Andy Green Woods
John R. Nelson
Jimmie Hodges
Walter Franklin Rudd

For more on Charlie "Choo Choo" Justice see:


University of North Carolina

NC Pedia


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