Ken Gottry - Cambridge NY History

My friend, George Virtue, found an old baseball autographed by the Cambridge Central School baseball team from 1945. So I did a little research on the team, hoping to find the signed ball was a memento of a championship year. Alas, the school newspaper, Orange Tattler, reported that CCS finished second that year.

1945 RayDurrin Baseball

 

      

Quite a gang: Ray Durrin, John Luke,Marshall (Mick) Kent, Dick Dusha, John Thompson, William Mason, Harold Ehrenfreund, et al

 

Here's a copy of the Jun-1945 Orange Tattler, the school newspaper that was printed as a section of the Washington County Post in the 19302, 40s, and 50s. And here's the Feb-1945 Orange Tattler extolling the virtues of these atheletes on the basketball court