In Fort Worth on 4 March 1877

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Date of Game Sunday, March 4, 1877
Location Fort Worth, TX, United States
Field Fort Worth train depot grounds

The Daily Fort Worth Standard, March 4, 1877, reports that the base ball club (presumably the Fort Worth Base Ball Club) is to play a game this evening "on a ground about 150 yards beyond the freight depot." Same April 6, 1877 reports that on April 5 the "home club" under Captain Simms (B. B. Simms, clerk of the Texas Pacific Railroad) lost to the Gate City BBC of Texarkana 41-20. Same, April 30, 1877 reports that Fort Worth defeated Dallas 17-12. Same June 15, 1877 reports Fort Worth 14, Dallas Stars 7, with the "Panther Boys" (Fort Worth) claiming the state championship.


The Daily Fort Worth Standard, March 4, 1877

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Found by Bruce Allardice
Entered by Bruce Allardice
First in Location Fort Worth, TX


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