The Carroll Ray "Dink" Mothell Research Page

This page was created to help researchers collaborate and share documentation on the Negro Leagues Baseball Player Dink Mothell.

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Newspaper accounts are written in the date format of YYYYMMDD, so May 31, 1921 is written 19210531.

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Jack Johnsons Topeka Giants vs Topeka Knights of Columbus  115k v. 2 Jun 21, 2011, 5:23 PM Sam Sinke
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Monarchs vs Knights of Columbus at KC  271k v. 1 Jun 21, 2011, 5:43 PM Sam Sinke
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Mendez to Mothell to Washington Triple play in Monarchs game vs Roy Sanders and the Wilson Club at Association Park in Kansas City  199k v. 1 Jun 21, 2011, 5:53 PM Sam Sinke
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Dink Mothell picture courtesy Kansas State Historical Society, believed to be taken in 1920 or later.   940k v. 3 Jun 17, 2011, 7:26 AM Sam Sinke
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Spencer, Iowa 1923 All Nations Game  Jun 12, 2012, 8:47 PM Sam Sinke
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Pre-Season report from the Kansas City Call  2657k v. 1 Jun 21, 2011, 3:09 PM Sam Sinke
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Topeka, Kansas  902k v. 1 Jun 21, 2011, 3:58 PM Sam Sinke
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Kansas City, Missouri Monarchs are ready to begin the season (copy is poorly faded)  2515k v. 1 Jun 21, 2011, 4:40 PM Sam Sinke
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Pre-Season Monarchs News from the Kansas City Call  1428k v. 1 Jun 21, 2011, 1:56 PM Sam Sinke
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Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin  Jan 13, 2012, 1:36 AM Sam Sinke
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Dink Mothell plays 1st base for Monarchs, 1931 against Murphy Did-Its in Omaha  Jan 5, 2013, 3:55 AM Sam Sinke
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Over 7,000 fans witness a game between the 1934 Monarchs and the House of David baseball team in Wichita, Kansas. Mothell got 4 out of 5 hits at bat, and got 3 RBIs, more than any other player on both teams.  Dec 3, 2011, 2:19 PM Sam Sinke
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Mothell plays 2nd Base for the Monarchs against the Omaha Packers in a game on August 31, 1934. He gets 2 RBIs, more than any player on both teams.  Dec 3, 2011, 3:23 PM Sam Sinke
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From left to right, Newt Allen, T.J. Young, Turkey Stearnes, Eddie Dwight, Dink Mothell, and Wilbur "Bullet" Rogan  45k v. 1 Oct 22, 2011, 3:43 AM Sam Sinke
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Link to NBC Nightly News Story on the gravesite dedication  Jan 13, 2012, 2:01 AM Sam Sinke
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Brother of Dink Mothell, buried just a couple headstones away at the Mount Hope Cemetery in Topeka, Kansas.  Jun 18, 2011, 7:13 PM Sam Sinke
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Ernest Mothell was a brother of Dink Mothell, and is buried a few headstones away from his brothers.  Jun 18, 2011, 7:12 PM Sam Sinke
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Friends pay their respects to Dink Mothell at a Grave Marker Dedication on June 18, 2011 at Mount Hope Cemetery in Topeka, Kansas.  Jun 18, 2011, 7:06 PM Sam Sinke
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People gather for a Grave Marker Dedication for Carroll Ray "Dink" Mothell on June 18, 2011 in Topeka, Kansas.  Jun 18, 2011, 6:57 PM Sam Sinke
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Friends of Dink Mothell pay their respects at a Grave Marker Dedication on June 18, 2011, at the Mount Hope Cemetery in Topeka, Kansas.  Jun 18, 2011, 7:10 PM Sam Sinke
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Friends of Dink Mothell pay their respects at a Grave Marker Dedication on June 18, 2011 at Mount Hope Cemetery in Topeka, Kansas.  Jun 18, 2011, 7:10 PM Sam Sinke
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Friends of Carroll Ray Mothell or "Dink" gather at the Grave Marker Dedication in Topeka, Kansas on June 18, 2011.  Jun 18, 2011, 6:56 PM Sam Sinke
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Jan Johnson at a Grave Marker Dedication for Dink Mothell on June 18, 2011 at the Mount Hope Cemetery in Topeka, Kansas.  Jun 18, 2011, 7:05 PM Sam Sinke
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Jeremy Krock speaks at a Grave Marker Dedication for Dink Mothell on June 18, 2011 at the Mount Hope Cemetery in Topeka, Kansas.  Jun 18, 2011, 7:08 PM Sam Sinke
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An NBC camera crew films Jeremy Krock as he sets up for a headstone event for Carroll Ray "Dink" Mothell in Topeka, Kansas on June 18, 2011.  Jun 18, 2011, 6:49 PM Sam Sinke
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Larry Lester speaks at a Grave Marker Dedication for Dink Mothell on June 18, 2011 at the Mount Hope Cemetery in Topeka, Kansas.  Jun 18, 2011, 7:07 PM Sam Sinke
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Larry Lester before an interview with a Topeka television reporter, at a Grave Marker Dedication for Dink Mothell at the Mount Hope Cemetery in Topeka, Kansas on June 18, 2011.  Jun 18, 2011, 7:01 PM Sam Sinke
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Larry Lester and Jan Johnson chat before a Carroll Ray "Dink" Mothell headstone ceremony in Topeka, Kansas on June 18, 2011.  Jun 18, 2011, 6:50 PM Sam Sinke
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Larry Lester and Jeremy Krock prepare to speak at a Grave Marker Dedication for Dink Mothell on June 18, 2011 at the Mount Hope Cemetery in Topeka, Kansas.  Jun 18, 2011, 7:04 PM Sam Sinke
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Dink Mothell appears to be the first person on the left in the front row. Picture courtesy Kansas State Historical Society. Picture is likely late 1920s or early 1930s.  152k v. 2 Jun 17, 2011, 7:51 AM Sam Sinke
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Mothell brothers gravestones at Mount Hope Cemetery in Topeka, Kansas.  Jun 18, 2011, 7:14 PM Sam Sinke
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NBC Camera crew covering the Grave Marker Dedication on June 18, 2011 at Mount Hope Cemetery in Topeka, Kansas.  Jun 18, 2011, 7:02 PM Sam Sinke
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Researchers at the Dink Mothell Grave Marker Dedication Ceremony in Topeka, Kansas  Jun 21, 2011, 4:11 PM Sam Sinke
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Phil Dixon speaks with Wilbur Douglas, Jr. before a Grave Marker Dedication for Dink Mothell on June 18, 2011 at the Mount Hope Cemetery in Topeka, Kansas.  Jun 18, 2011, 7:03 PM Sam Sinke
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Phil Dixon speaks with reporters before a Grave Marker Dedication for Dink Mothell in Topeka, Kansas on June 18, 2011.  Jun 18, 2011, 6:55 PM Sam Sinke
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Rev. James Kirtdoll prepares to give the opening prayer for a Grave Marker Dedication for Carroll Ray "Dink" Mothell in Topeka, Kansas at Mount Hope Cemetery.  Jun 18, 2011, 6:59 PM Sam Sinke
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Sam Sinke letting everyone know about the online, ongoing research page for Carroll Ray "Dink" Mothell  Jun 21, 2011, 4:08 PM Sam Sinke
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Sam Sinke speaking about the ongoing research page for Carroll Ray "Dink" Mothell online  Jun 21, 2011, 4:09 PM Sam Sinke
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Stats site tracking Negro League players, this page is specifically about Dink Mothell.  Jan 29, 2012, 1:42 AM Sam Sinke
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Greg Echlin interviews Wilbur Douglas, Jr. about "Dink" Mothell before a Gravestone Marker Dedication on June 18, 2011 in Topeka, Kansas.  Jun 18, 2011, 6:53 PM Sam Sinke
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