Early baseball in Kansas/Club 4

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Location Nebraska
Year 1869
Month 8
Note on date No later than August 1869
Modern address Falls City NE
City Falls City
State NE
Country US
Nickname Occidentals
Found by Bruce Allardice

The White Cloud "Kansas Chief" Aug. 5, 1869: "Base Ball Match--The second match game of base ball between the Occidentals of Falls City [NE] , and the Pioneers of White Cloud, came off at this place, on Saturday afternoon..." The Pioneers won in extra innings by 27.

Falls City NE (current pop. about 4300))is in the SE corner of the state; it is about 45 miles NW of St. Joseph Mo and about 85 miles SE of Lincoln NE.

White Cloud KS (current pop. about 175) is in the NE corner of KS. It is about 20 miles E of Falls City NE


White Cloud "Kansas Chief" Aug. 5, 1869

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