-Missouri Republican, June 12, 1865First GrandAnnual Basket PicnicOf The Jackson Base Ball Club,will be given at Gritasley Station, Iron Mountain Railroad, on Thursday, June 15, 1865.
Tickets - One Dollar.
Cars will leave Plum Street Depot at 8 A.M.
I can't find any record in my notes or on the blog of a Jackson Base Ball Club so I'm calling this a new discovery. They're probably an example of the explosion in popularity of baseball that we see immediately after the Civil War ends.