1955 Snapshots     

Meridians' hitting lineup

Meridians' Murderers Row -- Don Stewart, Collins Jones, Jim Valentine, Dick Barry, Curly WIlliams  (Photo courtesy Chuck McGuigan)

1955 Lloydminster Meridians        Chuck McGuigan, 2B

Left : Four Amigos -- Bob Bayless, Chuck McGuigan, Dick Barry, Bill Duft   Right : Chuck McGuigan
covering the infield.   Photos courtesy Chuck McGuigan

Chuck McGuigan

Global World Series

Left :  Chuck McGuigan modeling the Meridians' home
uniform.  Right :  Managers prepare for the opening game
of the Global World Series in Milwaukee.  Ralph Mabee
(left) of Canada and Naotaka Makino of Japan.  (Photo
from National Baseball Congress, 1956)

Cal Bauer   Don Stewart

Left  : Cal Bauer, Edmonton centrefielder gets a handshake from teammate Norm Forbes after a solo homer. (Edmonton Journal, 1955)  

Right : Meridians' Don Stewart is down, hit by a pitch. Roberto Zayas looks on (left) along with Edmonton catcher Ed Garay and umpire John Lupul.   (Edmonton Journal, August 2, 1955) 

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