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Historic Homer bar gets new life

...Heritage Hotel. First run as a caf?©, it became a bar in 1955. Alice Cochrane bought it in 1968, and then sold it to Billie Bedsworth. The Club Bar burned down Sept. 2, 1976, and reopened in its current structure on New Year's Eve 1976.Brad...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-28/historic-homer-bar-gets-new-life
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Today in Sports History

...in the All-Star game at Detroit's Briggs Stadium.1967 - Billie Jean King sweeps three titles at Wimbledon. King beats Ann...472 set in 1973 in Houston for the Battle of the Sexes between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs.2011 - Ohio State vacates its wins...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-08/today-sports-history
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Today in Sports History

...defeating Dorothy Andrus and Sylvia Henrotin 6-3, 6-3.1973 - In the first all-U.S. women's Wimbledon final, Billie Jean King beats Chris Evert, 6-0, 7-5.1974 - In Munich, West Germany beats the Netherlands 2-1 to win soccer's...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-07/today-sports-history
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Today In Sports History

...title at the All England Lawn Tennis Club by beating Darlene Hard 6-3, 6-2 in the women's singles title match.1968 - Billie Jean King wins her third consecutive women's singles title at Wimbledon by beating Australia's Judy Tegart 9-7, 7-5...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-06/today-sports-history
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Today In Sports History

...1938 - Helen Wills Moody wins her eighth and final singles title at Wimbledon, defeating Helen Jacobs 6-4, 6-0.1966 - Billie Jean King wins the first of her six singles titles at Wimbledon, beating Maria Bueno of Brazil 6-3, 3-6, 6-1.1967...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-02/today-sports-history
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Today In Sports History

...rankings in 1973.1994 - Martina Navratilova sets a Wimbledon record, playing her 266th career match. Navratilova passes Billie Jean King's record of 265 when she and Manon Bollegraf beat Ingelisa Driehuis and Maja Muric 6-4, 6-2 in a doubles quarterfinal...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-06-29/today-sports-history
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Florence E Rossiter

...The couple and two of their children, Billie Jo and Carmen, moved to Juneau in 1944...Phelps and Bill Rossiter and her daughters Billie Jo and Darlene as well as her five brothers...Phelps of Juneau; grandchildren (by Billie Jo) Elizabeth Secrist and her son Elijah...

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King speaks on Olympics, gay rights

NEW YORK - Billie Jean King's taxi ride home after the Sochi Olympics included a revelation.She learned Jason Collins joined the Brooklyn Nets...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-03-02/king-speaks-olympics-gay-rights
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Darlene G Stutte Phelps

...in Juneau, AK. She spent her childhood in Alaska where she loved to fish with her dad, spend time with her two sisters, Billie Jo and Carmen, and ski with friends. Darlene graduated from high school in 1965 and married her high school sweetheart, Robert...

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Juneau Empire Online Community: Billie-June Tonsgard is pageant `Jeans Queen' 9/9/98

Wednesday, September 9, 1998 Billie-June Tonsgard, 9, returned from the Grand National Miss American...been a student at the Janice Holst School of Dance for four years. Billie-June Tonsgard is pageant `Jeans Queen'

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090998/tonsgard.html

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