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PAT ON THE BACK
July 09, 1956
DR. ALLEN B. STOWEFor 27 years Dr. Stowe has taught chemistry and tennis at Kalamazoo (Mich.) College, where the NCAA tournament was played last week. In his honor the USLTA's Junior Championships have been held at Kalamazoo since 1943.
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July 09, 1956

Pat On The Back

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DR. ALLEN B. STOWE
For 27 years Dr. Stowe has taught chemistry and tennis at Kalamazoo ( Mich.) College, where the NCAA tournament was played last week. In his honor the USLTA's Junior Championships have been held at Kalamazoo since 1943.

WILLIAM C. LUFLER
Another developer of youthful tennis stars, Lufler has coached the U. of Miami team to the remarkable eight-year record of 127 victories, one defeat and one tie. The Hurricanes now boast an undefeated string of 71 matches.

DON BUDGE
As part of a major effort to promote tennis among teen-agers, Budge (center) and SI's Bill Talbert (left, back to camera) have been visiting prep schools around the country. Above, they hold a clinic for 200 at the Hill School in Pottstown, Pa.

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