Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Carlie Johnson

Carl V. Johnson

October 9, 1909
Somerville, MA

January 20, 1997
Lakewood, NJ

1927-28 Dickinson High School - Jersey City (High School)
1930-31 Hoboken St.Joseph’s Five (Independent)
1931-32 Brooklyn Jewels (MBL)
1932-33 Long Island Pro-Imps (MBL)
1932-33 Brooklyn Visitations (MBL)
1933-34 Brooklyn Visitations (ABL)
1934-35 Brooklyn Visitations (ABL)
1934-35 Yonkers Caseys (Independent)
1935-36 Brooklyn Visitations (ABL)
1936-37 New York Celtics (ABL)
1937-38 New York Celtics (ABL)
1938-39 Kingston Colonials (ABL)
1938-39 NY Original Celtics (Independent)
1939-40 Kingston Colonials (ABL)
1939-40 Troy Celtics (ABL)
1940-41 Baltimore Clippers (ABL)

Born in Somerville, Massachusetts, to William and Edith Johnson, the family moved to Jersey City where Carlie played basketball and baseball at Dickinson High School. Aside from a lengthy professional basketball career that lasted over a decade, Carlie started work as a clerk at the New York Stock Exchange in 1930. He retired from the NYSE in 1975 and took work as the head of the Jersey City Recreation Department for a couple years.

He and his wife, Lillian, had two sons.

Asbury Park Press, January 21, 1997


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