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    Report from the closing days of Henley and Wimbledon.

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    CORNELL Row against Yale University at the Henley Regatta 1957. in the Grand Challenge Cup..Cornell win.

    EDINBURGH.DUKE OF..PRINCE PHILIP. Presents Mens Singles Trophy to Lew Road at Wimbledon.

    ELIZABETH II QUEEN OF ENGLAND.... Presents Ladies Singles Championship Trophy to Miss Althea Gibson at Wimbledon last Day..Queen seen being greeted by Duchess of Kent...

    GLOUCESTER DUCHESS OF. Greets Queen Elisabeth when she arrives for the last day of the Wimbledon Tennis.

    HENLEY... The Henley Regatta 1957...the Diamond Sculls between S. MacKenzie of Australia and V. Ivanov of Russia..win by Aussie The Grand Challenge Cup won by Cornell University against Yale Univer. both of America.....Princetown University of America, after a win in the Thames Cup celebrate with trad. "duckings".... good shots of their Thames and spectators...

    HOAD, LEW (AUSTRALIAN TENNIS PLAYER) Beats Ashley Cooper in the Mens Singles Finals at Wimbledon presented with Trophy by Prince Philip..good shots of play.

    TENNIS. At Wimbledon..In the Centre Court Lew Hoad plays Ashley Cooper, Aussie..Hoad wins..match point. good shots of play..Prince Philip presents Trophy to Hoad..Queen Elisabeth Wimbledon on last day..met by Duchess of Kent..Presents the Ladies Trophy to Miss Althea Gibson who beat Miss Darlene both of U.S...good shots of play.

    THAMES RIVER Henley Royal Regatta 1957...The Diamond Sculls between S.MacKenzie if Australia and V.Ivanov of Russia..won by Aussi The Grand Challenge Cup between Yank Universities of the Yale & Cornell, won by Cornell..Princetown University of U.S. Celebrate their win, of the Thames Cup by "duckings" of crew members....good shots of Thames and spectators.

    WIMBLEDON. Lew Hoad beats fellow Australian Ashley Cooper in the Mens Singles Final at Wimbledon..Hoad presented with Challenge Trophy by the Duke of Edinburgh..Miss Althea Gibson beats Miss Darlene Hard of U.S. in the Ladies Singles Champs. receives Trophy from Queen Elisabeth..shots of play.

    Sport; Tennis; Rowing; Ships and Boats; Social Events
    Background: Report from the closing days of Henley and Wimbledon.

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