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Charles Burgess Fry (1872-1956), Cricketer and journalist

Sitter in 14 portraits
An all-rounder gaining Oxford blues at cricket, football and athletics. Scored 30,886 runs for Surrey, Sussex and Hampshire with 94 centuries including 6 in a row in 1901. Played 26 Test matches for England, won FA Cup runners-up medal as amateur for Southampton, jointly held world long jump record and could run 100 yards in 10 seconds. Brilliant classical scholar, served on League of Nations and was offered the throne of Albania, which he declined.

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Charles Burgess Fry

by Albert Chevallier Tayler, after a photograph by George William Beldam
lithograph, 1905
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Charles Burgess Fry

by Ernest Clarence Elliott, for Elliott & Fry
collotype, published 1904
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Charles Burgess Fry

published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, circa 1910
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'Some Popular Athletes'

published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
postcard print, circa 1910
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Charles Burgess Fry

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
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Charles Burgess Fry

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
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Charles Burgess Fry

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
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Charles Burgess Fry

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
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Charles Burgess Fry

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
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Charles Burgess Fry

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
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Charles Burgess Fry

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
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Charles Burgess Fry

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
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Charles Burgess Fry

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
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Charles Burgess Fry

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
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