The Negro leagues revisited : conversations with 66 more baseball heroes / by Brent Kelley

Author(s): Kelley, Brent P
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Subjects: Baseball players--United States--Interviews
African American baseball players--Interviews
Negro leagues--History
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, 2000
LC Classification: G, GV
Physical Description: ix, 389 p. : ill. ; 27 cm
Table of Contents: A Note on Statistics
Introduction 1
Pt. 1. The 1920s and the 1930s 3
William "Bobby" Robinson (1925) 5
Ted "Double Duty" Radcliffe (1926) 10
William "Red" Lindsay (1931) 18
Andy "Pullman" Porter (1932) 23
Earl Wilson, Sr. (1934) 28
Percy Reed (1935) 32
Joe Burt Scott (1936) 36
Willie Simms (1936) 44
Jeff "Bo" Campbell (1937) 52
James "Big Train" Dudley (1937) 55
Byron "Mex" Johnson (1937) 60
John "Buck" O'Neil (1937) 65
Herbert Barnhill (1938) 70
Bernard Fernandez (1938) 79
Dick Powell (1938) 83
William "Jimmy" Barnes (1939) 89
Charlie Biot (1939) 94
Thomas "Monk" Favors (1939) 102
Alton King (1939) 105
Albert "Buster" Haywood (1940) 109
Clinton "Casey" Jones (1940) 113
Ulysses "Hickey" Redd (1940) 117
Tommy Sampson (1940) 123
Pt. 2. The 1940s 129
John Gibbons (1941) 131
Napoleon "Schoolboy" Gulley (1941) 135
Larry "Switch Player" Kimbrough (1941) 142
Herb "Briefcase" Simpson (1941) 148
Wesley Dennis (1942) 154
Ralph "Big Cat" Johnson (1942) 158
Jim "Lefty" LaMarque (1942) 164
Ray "Junior" Miller (1942) 170
Marvin "Tex" Williams (1943) 175
Maurice Peatros (1944) 181
Jim McCurine (1945) 188
Eli "Eddie" Williams (1945) 194
Jim "Zipper" Zapp (1945) 197
Benny "Billy" Felder (1946) 205
Dave Pope (1946) 209
Bill Powell (1946) 215
Marvin Price (1946) 222
Bob Scott (1946) 228
Walter "Dirk" Gibbons (1947) 234
John "Hoss" Ritchey (1947) 239
Raydell Maddix (1948) 242
Hank Presswood (1948) 249
Mickey Stubblefield (1948) 253
Josh Gibson, Jr. (1949) 256
Neale "Bobo" Henderson (1949) 261
Merle Porter (1949) 265
"Jumpin' Johnny" Wilson (1949) 268
Clifford Brown (1950) 280
Granville "Granny" Gladstone (1950) 283
Pt. 3. The 1950s and the 1960s 287
Gordon "Hoppy" Hopkins (1952) 289
Carl Long (1952) 303
Jim Robinson (1952) 309
Juan Armenteros (1953) 314
Mamie "Peanut" Johnson (1953) 316
Eddie Reed (1953) 320
Enrique "Ricky" Maroto (1954) 324
Bob "Peachhead" Mitchell (1954) 329
Ted Rasberry (1954) 336
Pedro Sierra (1954) 342
Jim Cobbin (1956) 349
Eugene "Dick" Scruggs (1956) 356
William "Sonny" Webb (1958) 360
Tommy Taylor (1959) 369
Bibliography 377
Index 379
Added Titles: Kelley, Brent P Voices from the Negro leagues
Notes: LCCN: 00022198
ISBN: 0786408758 (illus. case : alk. paper)
Continues: Voices from the Negro leagues. c1998
Includes bibliographical references (p. 377) and index
OCLC Number: 43365857
ISBN/ISSN: 0786408758