Share our heritage | Lemont baseball team identified

Lemont baseball team from the mid-1930s was identified by a reader.
Lemont baseball team from the mid-1930s was identified by a reader. Photo provided

Each Monday, the Centre Daily Times will publish an installment in our “Share our Heritage” series, featuring photos from Centre County’s past. Today’s photo is from Garry L. Williams, of Lemont.

This photo originally ran in this space on Jan. 13, with only Williams’ father, Elwood, identified.

Reader Lynn Korman, of Centre Hall ,was able to provide most of the names:

First row, from left: Unknown first name McDonald and unknown first name Page.

Second row, from left: Richard “Skip” Williams, Joe Russell, Paul Kellerman, Harry Meyers, Elwood “Cocky” Williams Sr. and Harold Coble. (Coble’s daughter, Joan Dunlap, also identified her father).

Third row, from left: Charlie Meyers, Fred Whitehill, John Lockhart, Weiner Homan, Clifford Korman, Albert “Ham” Foster, Bill Schreck, Earl Grove and Gene Beaver (Frank).

Readers can contribute to the “Share our Heritage” series by sharing their own photos. Just drop off or mail copies of the photos to Centre Daily Times, 3400 E. College Ave., State College, PA 16801 or email them to Design Editor Laurie Jones at Provide as much information as you can. All photos in the weekly series are placed in a “Share our Heritage” gallery at If you have any questions about this series, Jones can be reached at 231-6461.