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Volume 23 No. 13
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Closing Shot: When War Wrecked Wimbledon

Crowds typically flock to the All England Club at this time of year, but instead the site of tennis’s oldest Grand Slam is empty after the event was canceled for the first time since World War II.
Centre Court was heavily damaged by one of the many bombing raids directed at the neighborhood, in southwest London, during World War II. Photo: getty images Centre Court was heavily damaged by one of the many bombing raids directed at the neighborhood, in southwest London, during World ...

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