Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Kit Carson

Earl Jennings "Kit" Carson

November 4, 1914
Danville, KY

December 13, 2005
Edgewood, KY

1936-37 Washington & Lee (College)
1937-38 Washington & Lee (College)
1938-39 Washington Brewers (ABL)
1939-40 Washington Brewers (ABL)

Born in Danville KY to Ewell and Mary Carson, Kit was an All-American basketball player at W&L University before a couple of seasons of professional basketball with the Washington Brewers. He would serve in the U.S. Army in World War 2, spending the war in the Pacific Theater. After the war, worked as a stockbroker for Westheimer and Company in Cincinnati, as well as coaching high school basketball. He died in 2005 at 91 years of age.

Advocate-Messenger (Danville, KY), November 15, 2005


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