Elisha Matthew "Bitsy" Mott and Ben Podolsky demonstrate the "Hook Slide" - Tampa, Florida

Elisha Matthew "Bitsy" Mott and Ben Podolsky demonstrate the "Hook Slide" - Tampa, Florida

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/56182
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Title

  • Elisha Matthew "Bitsy" Mott and Ben Podolsky demonstrate the "Hook Slide" - Tampa, Florida

Image Number

  • c009381

Year

  • 1948

Date Note

  • Photographed on February 20, 1948.

Series Title

General Note

  • Accompanying note: "Base Stealing: Hook Slide - Bitsy Mott, left, instructor, Ben Podolsky, Philadelphia, slides in. Students observe."

    Biography Note

  • Elisha Matthew "Bitsy" Mott was born on June 12, 1918. He played one year of professional baseball with the Philadelphia Phillies in 1945 and later became a personal security guard to Elvis Presley. Bitsy Mott died on February 24, 2001.

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 4 x 5 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject

Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 39239.

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