30 Jul 1954 Daily Ind Jnl "Rival Yacht Clubs Battle for Trophy" (FC photo)

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the for ^ in • tie the and big San 10 jltròrprtròftit-lmimal. Friday, July 30, 1954 14 x\v:> • 1 % by compiled in ent the 4 San the The Farallone Clipper “Debit” is pictured above on San Francisco Bay where she hopes to defend the San Francisco Perpetual Trophy in Sunday’s annual race. Skippered by Theo Stephens with a crew consisting of Denny Jordan, Bob Potter, Aldo Alessio, Pete Sutter and Barr Stephens, the “Debit” will represent the Corinthian Yacht Club against the San Francisco Yacht Club’s challenging boat, “Buoyant Girl.” See story bojpw. in MARIN Rival Yacht Clubs Battle For Trophy By M. J. NICOL San Francisco Perpetual Trophy race will take place this Sunday afternoon at 1:30: starting point to be off the St. Francis Yacht Club in San Francisco. Although both contenders, San Francisco and Corinthian are Marin County clubs, there is great interest in the all over the Bay area, in fact in all yachting circles on the West h 1 o : 0 2 ! 1 1 3 0 2 j 1 ; race 1 0 11 h 1 0 4J 2 1 1 1 0 2 go Coast. • Since 1895, when the cup was presented to the Encinal Yacht; Club, Southern California clubs! have made 12 challenges to Bay I Area yatchsmen, but not until the 13th try in 1949. did the Los An- 1 geles Yacht Club succeed in tak- ! ing the trophy to southern Cali Northern challenger, Sequoia Yacht Club, near Eureka. In 1913 it took the cup from San Francise-* Yacht Club, but the latter won it back the following year. In 1939 Encinal Yacht Club gave ; up its trusteeship of the trophy maybe fornia waters/They held it until and the two senior clubs on the I last year, when Denny Jordan | bay received it according to the! e challenged and won with his “Ah rules governing the award. The 2 Wahine flying the Corinthian j senior clubs—none other than San Club colors. I 4 There has only been one These two have contended for the San Francisco Trophy 14 times in all (Corinthian nine wins, San

Clipped from Daily Independent Journal30 Jul 1954, FriPage 10

Daily Independent Journal (San Rafael, California)30 Jul 1954, FriPage 10
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