Elkton Colored Monks v Bethany Colored Apes on 9 September 1876

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Date of Game Saturday, September 9, 1876
Location Elkton, Giles Co., TN, United States
Home Team Elkton Colored Monks
Away Team Bethany Colored Apes
Score 6 - 16

"A game was then played between the colored Apes and the colored Monks, resulting in victory for the Apes by a score of 13 to 3. The Apes boast that they have never been beaten except by the Pulaski colored Rifles. The colored Apes then went by the name of the colored Bengal Tigers we believe."


[Untitled]. The Pulaski Citizen. 14 Sept. 1876: 1. Chronicling America Web. 3 Feb. 2014. http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85033964/1876-09-14/ed-1/seq-3/


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Found by Christopher Ryland
Entered by Christopher Ryland
First in Location Elkton, Giles Co., TN
Players Locality Local
Local-Origins Study Groups Tennessee Association of Vintage Base Ball


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