Manhart Post 391


Manhart Post 391
Area: Sacramento
Year: 1935

Description: Sacramento Bee: "Remember When" article (January 27, 1985):

"Fifty years ago, the team representing Sacramento's George W. Manhart Post won the Western States Junior American Legion championship and went on to the 1935 American Legion World Series where they lost to a team from Gastonia, N.C."

Back row (left to right): Coach Bill Avila, Carl Younglove, Hank Lema, Joe Faraci, Ed Katsulis, Izzy Smith, Marz Dutra, Babe Bertolani, Scotty Ferem (Business mgr)

Front row (left to right): Ted Gardner, Pete Pitalo, Richie Wakefield, Jake Bryant (mascot), Tiny Hansen, Mel Cole, Ed Keenan, Gene Jacobsen