Lake Charles Lakers 1952 Vintage Ballcap
Description: Authentic reproduction of the original 1952 Lake Charles Lakers ballcap. Hand-sewn from genuine wool baseball cloth. This cap is built to last a lifetime.
- Made in the USA
- Genuine royal blue wool broadcloth, white felt "LC"
- Standard visor with green satin under visor
- Vintage hair cloth backed buckram crown
- Satin taping with cotton sweatband
- Item #: LCL52C
League: Gulf Coast League
History: This southwest Louisiana city was host to several teams in various leagues beginning in 1906. The last club was the Lake Charles Giants in 1957. Outfielder Hardie Nettles spent three years with the Lakers, with 1952 being his best season, when he was named to the league all-start team.