MAY CONTAIN NUTS
SHORPY
HOME
 
JUMP TO PAGE   100  >  200  >  300  >  400  >  500  >  600
VINTAGRAPH • WPA • WWII • WE HAVE A BIG JOB: WWII
 

Shorpy members who are Patreon contributors now get an ad-free experience! (Mostly -- there's still an ad above the comments.) Click here for details or to sign up.

Georgetown Five: 1928

Georgetown Five: 1928

Washington, D.C. "Georgetown U., 1928." A narrow range of parting preferences on view here. National Photo Company Collection glass negative. View full size.

 

Lefties have to be different

Not only is the player on the left side left-handed (no pun intended) but the letter "G" on his jersey isn't on the placket like it is on all of the other uniforms. Why do lefties always insist on being different?

Pinned

Any idea as to what are the little items that can be seen for example on the uniform of the centre guy across the bottom of the last O? A few of the others have similar - the guy to his right (as we look at it) has one below the T. Is it just a glitch on the photo, or are they small pin badges?

Tools of Ignorance

Of course, the fellow with the catcher's mitt would be the odd man out here.

The outlook isn’t brilliant

If they intend on playing a term of nine.

The Splendid Splinter

The player on the right looks like he could be an older brother of Ted Williams.

Syndicate content  Shorpy.com is a vintage photography site featuring thousands of high-definition images from the 1850s to 1950s. The site is named after Shorpy Higginbotham, a teenage coal miner who lived 100 years ago. Contact us | Privacy policy | Site © 2020 Shorpy Inc.