Monday, May 1, 2017

Jack Butterworth

Jack C. Butterworth


Born:
June 19, 1914
Evansville, IN

Died:
October 19, 1998
Orlando, FL


Career
Oregon College of Education (College)
1936-37 George Washington University - District of Columbia (College)
1937-38 George Washington University - District of Columbia (College)
1939-40 Rubenstein Oregonians (AAU)
1940-41 Cottage Grove (Independent)
1941-42 Cottage Grove (Independent)
1943-44 Albina Hellships (Military)
1944-45 Dow Chemical - Midland, MI (Independent)
1946-47 Portland Indians (PCBL)
1946-47 Oregon Firs (AAU)
1947-48 Portland Indians (PCBL)

Born in Indiana, the Butterworth family moved to Oregon during the Great Depression. After attending Oregon College of Education, he transferred to GW, coached by Oregonian Bill Reinhart. After finishing at GW, he returned to Oregon, playing for various professional outfits.


Source:
Daily Capital Journal (Salem, OR), December 8, 1939

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