Isaac Nutter

From BR Bullpen

Isaac Henry Nutter

Biographical Information[edit]

Isaac Nutter was the first African-American lawyer in Atlantic County, NJ and was a prominent defense lawyer. He was president of the Atlantic City Bacharach Giants in 1927-1928 and also was president of the Eastern Colored League, replacing Ed Bolden in an attempt to impose organization on a league beset by issues of umpiring quality and scheduling.

Sources include Black Ball and the Boardwalk by Jim Overmyer, The Biographical Encyclopedia of the Negro Baseball Leagues by James Riley, The Moors of Delaware