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Shields Surname Index

Benjamin Cowan Shields, Sr., Baseball Career "Scrapbook"

Richmond Colts (Minor League)

Page 5

Newspaper clipping
Richmond Times-Dispatch
"Lefty Shiel[ds next word missing] Out Wilson, 3 to 0"
28 Jul 1925
(see link below for related article)

Newspaper clipping (no name of newspaper)
". . . Out of the Press Box . . ."
by James P. Selvage
around 28 Jul 1925

Newspaper clipping (no name of newspaper)
"Baseball Minutegraphs"
by Ed Brill
after 31 Aug 1925

Newspaper clipping (no name of newspaper)
"Begin Series Monday in Spartanburg, S.C."
probably Sep 1925

Newspaper clipping (no name of newspaper)
"Shields, Colts Star, Will Wed Richmond Girl Here Tomorrow"
11 Sep 1925

Other Richmond Colts Pages:
Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9

Special thanks to my aunt Sandy Shields Griffin and to my father, Benjamin Cowan Shields, Jr. for giving me copies of the newspaper clippings, photos, and other information about my grandfather.

Online reference sources that I used for some of the baseball information:

Baseball Almanac

Historic Baseball

Retrosheet Official Web Page

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