Wednesday, May 14, 2008

July 8, 1887

The Plattsburgh Sentinel - Friday, July 8, 1887

-- The baseball games held in Plattsburgh on the 4th failed to draw. The match in the morning between the Gordons, of Montreal, and the Beverwycks, of Rouses Point, resulted in favor of the Gordons by a score of 15 to 5. The game in the afternoon was won by the Beverwycks.


-- Ball playing on Sunday in the State of New York is a misdemeanor, which six times repeated, makes a man a habitual criminal.