Caden , Mary Lou (Interview transcript and video), 2009

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Caden , Mary Lou (Interview transcript and video), 2009

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Mary Lou Caden (née Studnicka) was born in Oak Lawn, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. She grew up in the Oak Lawn area and started playing softball with the neighborhood kids and transitioned to playing for local teams. She played as a short-stop in her amateur career and eventually was contacted by Mitch Skupien in 1950 to play for the Grand Rapids Chicks. She played for the Grand Rapids Chicks from 1951 to 1953 when she was traded to Fort Wayne and due to a pay cut decided to quit baseball and return to her job for National City Bank. During her time with them she played positions such as pitcher and second base.

Coverage

2009-09-25

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Publisher

Grand Valley State University. University Libraries. Special Collections & University Archives

Contributor

Olson, Gordon (Interviewer)

Relation

Veterans History Project (U.S.)

Identifier

RHC-58_MCaden

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mp4
pdf

Type

Moving Image
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Language

eng

Date

2017-10-02

Citation

Caden, Mary Lou, “Caden , Mary Lou (Interview transcript and video), 2009,” Digital Collections, accessed January 23, 2018, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/29716.
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