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Mercantile BB Club of Philadelphia Subject to Light Poetry

Salience Noteworthy
Location Philadelphia
City/State/Country: Philadelphia, PA, United States
Game Base Ball
Immediacy of Report Contemporary
Age of Players Adult

Owed 2 Base Ball in Three Can't-Oh's! (McLaughlin Bros, Philadelphia, 1860) per David Block, Baseball Before We Knew It, page 222.

Comment Perhaps written for the club's Christmas banquet, this humorous verse mentions each of the clubs starting players.

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