Twin City Cyclones, Lewiston, 1929

Contributed by Franco-American Collection

Description

J.B. Marcotte organized the Twin City Cyclones, a legendary Franco-American hockey team, in 1926. Marcotte transformed his garden space on Central Avenue into a skating rink by flooding it with a garden hose drawn from his cellar. This photo shows the team after they won their second consecutive junior championship.

Seated, from left, are Roland "Rollo" Saucier, Ronaldo "Babe" Tremblay Roy, Gérard "Kiko" Leblanc, and Roland Gagnier.
Standing, from left are Roger Saucier, Fern "Monk" Lepage, Gérald "Gidi" Saucier, Henry "Hank" Desjardins, and Julien "Jules" Deshaies, team manager.

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About This Item

  • Title: Twin City Cyclones, Lewiston, 1929
  • Creation Date: 1929
  • Subject Date: 1929
  • Town: Lewiston
  • County: Androscoggin
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 18.5 cm x 21 cm
  • Local Code: 050701-01-011
  • Object Type: Image

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Franco-American Collection
USM, 51 Westminster Street, Lewiston, ME 04240
(207) 753-6545
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