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A Brief History of Women in Baseball

July 16, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Friends of Grafton Midview Public Library Proudly Present:

You Can’t Play Ball in a Skirt!

A Brief History of Women in Baseball

75th Anniversary

On Tuesday, July 16, 2019, we met with special guests ANNE MCEVOY as Alta Weiss (Semi-pro Vermillion Independents Men’s Team 1907) and LOIS YOUNGEN as herself (Catcher in the All – American Girls Professional Baseball League from 1951–1954)

Lois Youngen

Lois Youngen speaks about her years playing baseball in the AAGPBL to an audience of 100

Marilyn Clements, Kathy Hyle, Lois Youngen, Brenda Jalowiec, Beth Plas

From left: Marilyn Clements, Treasurer; Kathy Hyle, Vice President; Lois Youngen; Brenda Jalowiec, Secretary; Beth Plas, President


July 16, 2019
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm