Basketball to aid BCFA fund

Date Published: 
1959-08-14
Source: 
Jamaica Gleaner
Page: 
13

PORT OF SPAIN, Aug. 9:

THE Lithuanian—Americans, a basketball team touring South America, will play exhibition matches in Trinidad on Wednesday night.

The team which left Chicago on July 6 passed through Trinidad last Tuesday, and it had been arranged to have them play here.

The team is making a goodwill tour on behalf of the Pan-American Games Committee of Chicago.

Proceeds of the matches will go towards the West Indies football tour of England.

The team will leave here on Thursday morning.