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[Fifth Annual National JACL Nisei Bowling Tournament, Los Angeles, California, March 18, 1951]

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[Fifth Annual National JACL Nisei Bowling Tournament, Los Angeles, California, March 18, 1951]
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Los Angeles, Calif., March 18, 1951

(96.267.105)

Photograph by Toyo Miyatake Studio, Gift of the Alan Miyatake Family

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20 negatives : b&w; ; 4 x 5 in.

Published in Rafu Shimpo, March 19, 1951.

Fifth Annual National Japanese American Citizens' League (JACL) Nisei Bowling Tournament held at Vogue Bowl, Los Angeles, California, March 18, 1951. Includes portraits of bowling teams in uniform standing outside of bowling alley, winners holding trophies, women tallying scores.
N5: Stonehurst Nursery of San Francisco won the women's team event; front, Edy Kawakami and Nobu Asami; back, Asako Kawamoto, Terry Umene and Ayako Kawamoto.
N9: Team champions Sequoia Nursery of Redwood City: front, Tad Suko and Gish Endo; back, Dick Ikeda, Chy Kawakami, Fuzzy Shimada.
N10: Singles champion, Chuckie Watanabe of Los Angeles
N19: Men's singles champion and all event winner Shun Nakayama
N20: Women's all events winner, Chiyo Tashima of Los Angeles

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Written on original negative envelope: JACL Bowling Tournament.

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