England captain Billy Wright shakes hands with Italy captain Riccardo Carapellese in 1949 +
Football - 1949 / 1950 International Friendly - England 2 Italy 0
Billy Wright, England captain, and Carapellese, Italy's captain shaking hands before the international kicked off at White Hart Lane. Centre is the referee, J A. Mowatt (Scotland). England won the match 2-0
Hand Shake, Sport, Sportsmanship, Tocs
Picture shows (right) Mr Alan Pegler, who bought The Flying Scotsman engine in 1963
Picture shows (right) Mr Alan Pegler, who bought The Flying Scotsman engine in 1963, receiving a silver replica of the engine from a British Rail official. Looking on (on the left) is the train driver Mr John Hill. The train is about to depart London King Cross on its 40th anniversary run to Edinburgh.
The Flying Scotsman, designed by Sir Herbert Nigel Gresley, is an express passenger train service that has operated between Edinburgh and London, the capitals of Scotland and England, via the East Coast Main Line. The service began in 1862; the name was officially adopted in 1924.
On 1st May 1928 The A1 class locomotive 4472 Flying Scotsman hauled the inaugural non-stop train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh. 392 miles (631 km) without stopping, a record at the time for a scheduled service.
Picture taken 1st May 1968
Arthur Robert Ashe, Jr. (July 10, 1943 - February 6, 1993) was an American World No
Arthur Robert Ashe, Jr. (July 10, 1943 - February 6, 1993) was an American World No. 1 professional tennis player
Ashe, an African American, was the first black player selected to the United States Davis Cup team and the only black man ever to win the singles title at Wimbledon, the US Open, or the Australian Open. He retired in 1980. He was ranked World No. 1 by Harry Hopman in 1968 and by Lance Tingay of The Daily Telegraph and World Tennis Magazine in 1975. In the ATP computer rankings, he peaked at No. 2 in May 1976.
(Picture shows) Arthur Ashe shaking hands with the umpire after defeating Jimmy Connors in the 1975 Wimbledon final in four sets 6-1, 6-1, 5-7, 6-4.
5th July 1975