From left, Ann Thomas, Kenneth Douglas, Gracie Harper and Edna Williams Springs. Their father Samuel Douglas owned the Negro League Charlotte Red Sox baseball team and uncle Pringle Ferguson owned the Negro League Charlotte Black Hornets baseball team.
From left, Ann Thomas, Kenneth Douglas, Gracie Harper and Edna Williams Springs. Their father Samuel Douglas owned the Negro League Charlotte Red Sox baseball team and uncle Pringle Ferguson owned the Negro League Charlotte Black Hornets baseball team. Davie Hinshaw dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com
From left, Ann Thomas, Kenneth Douglas, Gracie Harper and Edna Williams Springs. Their father Samuel Douglas owned the Negro League Charlotte Red Sox baseball team and uncle Pringle Ferguson owned the Negro League Charlotte Black Hornets baseball team. Davie Hinshaw dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com

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