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Illiopolis Baseball Team (About 1895)

Taken at the ball park southeast of town about 1895.  The team was organized and managed by Dr. J. D.  White, dentist .  In front: Wig Pearson, Eb Bechtel, Doc White, Dec Nelch, Barnum Shartzer.  Top: John Fait, Lee Shartzer, Charles Fait, Vivian Fossett, Harry Cowdin.