Lot # 54: 1943-44 photo of Opening Day Ceremony of Cuban League

Category: Photos/Postcards

Starting Bid: $25.00

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Item was in Auction "Auction #29",
which ran from 3/13/2021 10:00 PM to
3/20/2021 10:00 PM

Original photograph of the Opening Day ceremonies at La Tropical stadium for the 1943-44 Cuban League season featuring the Almendares and Habana teams. There are a number of Negro Leaguers including Manuel "Cocaina" Garcia (center of photo wearing jacket), Llloyd "Ducky" Davenport, Heberto Blanco, Carlos Blanco, Hector Rodriguez, Avelino Cañizares. Other players include Claro Duany, Roberto Estalella, Jorge Comellas, Miguel Gonzalez, Jacinto Roque, Andres Fleitas, Manuel "Chino" Hidalgo, and Joseito Rodriguez. Measures 4" by 5".

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