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1902 Baseball Team
1902 Boys Baseball Team
Photograph Furnished by Barbara Eufinger
 
standing, second from left, Ed Brennecke, and on the far right, Oscar Rinne

 
1906 Boys Traveling Baseball Team
1906 Boys Baseball Team
Photograph Furnished by : Marci Lamar Kasen

 
1923 NHS, Nashville, Illinois Basketball Team
1923 Basketball Team
1923 Nashville High School basketball team. Coach W. W. Thomas.
Photograph Furnished by : Larry House

 
1926 - 27 Nashville, Illinois Basketball Team
1926-27 Basketball Team
Photograph Furnished by : Larry House
      This was not a high school team. Fourth from left in front row is Ralph Maxwell; second from left in back row is Byron House.
They played upstairs in the old I.O.O.F Hall, which is now the fire station on the southeast corner of West St. Louis and Washington.

 
1933 - 34 Nashville, Illinois Basketball Team
Basketball Team
Team Outline
Photograph Furnished by : Jo & Larry House
 
We would like to Thank
Gene Driskill, Tom Hale, Jack Lane, & Sue Wilke
for their efforts in supplying these names.

 
1940 Championship Bowling Team
1940 Bowling Team
Photograph Furnished by Bill Junge
 
Karl Hildebrand, Elmer Junge, Christy Finke, Wilbur Junge and Elmer Michaels.
1940 Bowling team medal       The Marathon Runners, Nashville bowling team above are the new champions of the Greater St. Louis Bowling Association as a result of a tournament which ended last Sunday and in which over 1,000 teams competed. Washington County made a clean sweep of the classic when the Marathons won first and the New Minden team which bowls in the Nashville league placed second.
[ Article possibly from The Nashville Journal, Nashville, Illinois, April 1940]
[ newspaper's photo was by Elmer Schnare ]
 
Members of the New Minden team were :
Walter Nieman, Arthur Vogt, Rufus Hoffman, Bertram Collmeyer & Willard Reuter.
 
Photo at left is of the medal that belonged to Elmer Junge
            Greater St. Louis Bowling Association - 1940

 
1948 - 49 NHS, Nashville, Illinois Basketball Team
1948-49 Basketball Team
Photograph Furnished by : Larry House
      1948-49 Nashville High School basketball team.
They finished 4th in the state tournament, before divisions were established.
L-R: Coach George Havens, Alan Brandt, Truman Brandt, Jeff Schroeder, Walter Novak, Bob Kimpling.

 
Oakdale Girls Softball
Winners 1952 Christopher Softball Tournament

1st Game - Oakdale 5, Makanda 4; 2nd Game - Oakdale 7, Nashville 4; 3rd Game - Oakdale 7, Christopher 1 Winners 1952 Christopher Softball Tournament
Photograph Furnished by : Kathryn J. Todd
Front Row Left to right -
 
Irene Woodside
DoloresFrieman
Kathryn Frieman
Joycelyn Wisely
Shirley McClay
Herman Frieman, Coach
  Back Row left to right-
 
Grace Brammeier
Margaret Brammeier
Esther McLean
Mary Ann "Babe" Bohbrink
Barbara Richards ( married - Niedermeier)
Mary Dahncke
Dora Spinney

 

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