Portland Franchise

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Portland Beavers - Franchise History - Establishment of A Portland Team: 1903–1918
... team announced that the Pacific Northwest League team from Portland, the Portland Webfoots, and a new team from Seattle were joining with the ... Before the Portland franchise joined the PCL, the president of the Pacific Northwest League, Henry Lucas, was adamant in keeping the Portland franchise in his ... the Pacific Northwest League was formed called the Portland Green Gages, which folded early in its first season ...

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    It is said that a carpenter building a summer hotel here ... declared that one very clear day he picked out a ship coming into Portland Harbor and could distinctly see that its cargo was West Indian rum. A county historian avers that it was probably an optical delusion, the result of looking so often through a glass in common use in those days.
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