University of Washington Varsity Crew receiving an honorary arch made from rowing oars from United Airlines stewardesses to celebrate the team's first airplane ride as they board the plane in Seattle for the Western Sprints in Newport Beach, California, May 28, 1955
Left column, bottom to top: Coach Al Ulbrickson, Bob Smith, Lynn Lamb, Jay Decker, Doug Wetter and alternate Bob Thorstetson; Right column, bottom to top: Coxswain Wayne Waters, Al Stocker, Doug French, Hal Conton, Fred Stoll and alternate Gene Nommensen. Stewardesses Virginia Bond (left) and Joyce Boughton hold the ceremonial oars.PH Coll 621.122.
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