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Edouard Newsy Lalonde
Field Player  - Charter class

lWas voted the outstanding lacrosse player of the first half century.

He started out as a goaltender but Joe Lally (Charter) switched him to the home position.  He played with the Montreal, Quebec, Nationals before coming west to play for Vancouver, British Columbia, in 1911.

A rugged competitor he had many a duel with hard rock Willis Patchell (inducted 1976) of the famed New Westminster Salmonbellies.

He is also a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame.