In Biloxi in July 1860

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Date of Game July 1860
Location Biloxi, MS, United States
NY Rules Likely
Description

The New Orleans Daily Crescent, July 13, 1860, reports on a recent pleasure excursion to Biloxi, MS, by the Creole Fire Company No. 9 of New Orleans. On landing in Biloxi, the firemen took an "eye opener" at "Gus Richards' famous saloon/restaurant,whereupon some went to the baths, others "went into the manly exercise of base-ball." Lots more feasting and drinking was done.

First verified playing in MS?

Sources

The New Orleans Daily Crescent, July 13, 1860

Found by Bruce Allardice
Entered by Bruce Allardice
First in Location MS



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