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 - New Orleans Entry Eagles in Training NEW...
New Orleans Entry Eagles in Training NEW ORLEANS, La. The New Orleans Eagles (formerly the Houston Eagles), who will represent the Crescent City In the Negro American League race this" year, started their spring training last Monday at Hot Springs, Ark. In their first drill the Eagles showed a number of. new faces in, addition to many of the veterans of last season. In the first group were six regulars from last year, with others expected any day. : The regulars included Bob Har vey, Clyde Golden, Jehosie Heard. Larry Cunningham, the Memphis youngster who was so impressive last season; Wiley Griggs, 'se cured from the Black Barons, and Jesse Douglas, hero of the East - West game last summer, secured from the Chicago American Giants. j Among the new comers are Russell Ewell from Wichita, Kan.; Gerald Stemes a catcher, from Dallas, Tex.; Robert Herron of Detroit, Mich.; Martin Crue from Falrhope, Ala.; Otha (BUI) Bailey from HuntsviHe, Ala.: Marvin Price, Leroy Hancock, John Ed ward Jones, and Joseph Soto, one of the outstanding players at the Rogers Hornsby Baseball School at Hot Springs, last year,

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  1. The Pittsburgh Courier,
  2. 14 Apr 1951, Sat,
  3. Page 15

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