Left to right, back row: R. D. Switzer, H. Paulin, Monte Smith, W.
Green, L. Thompson.
Seated: treasurer S. Broad, president R. S.
secretary W. Broad.
Front row: Ashton
Winter, Jack Millen, George Mercel,
Harry Purcel. Absent: Lodge, Bell, Hill.
Photo courtesy Norfolk
This team entered the Western Ontario League composed of St. Thomas,
Ingersoll, Tillsonburg and Simcoe in 1903.
From the June 5, 1904 Simcoe
"The local nine and a coach of fans journeyed to Tillsonburg to open
the Western Ontario League. The stores were all closed up and after both
teams in uniform had paraded the principal streets behind a band that
adjourned to the fair ground where an immense crowd assembled. Tillsonburg
won the game 8-7."