>Better known as Pee Wee, the Little Colonel, and considered to be a big
>help in Jackie Robinson being accepted in baseball. Arguably the best
>athlete to ever come out of Louisville, KY.
>Also a grad of my alma mater: duPont Manual in Louisville.
>Great human being. His efforts on behalf of the less fortunate will
>never be forgotten. Makes me proud to be a Louisvillian today.
>Good-bye, Pee Wee, we will miss you...
Pee Wee and my father were friends. I haven't heard my father this
bummed out in a long time.
It actually has me rather worried. All the baseball peers that my
father worked with are dying off, and I think he's *really* getting
a sense of his own mortality that he didn't have before.
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