Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Round-the-world yachtsman Sir Francis Chichester waves from his new boat, Gipsy Moth V, anchored at Beaulieu, England, Saturday. sir Francis is preparing for an attempt next month on what he calls the "four-minute-mile of sailing", a 200-mile-a-day voyage of 4,000 miles. He plans to leave Plymouth, England, for Bissau in Portuguese Guinea, and start the 4,000-mile trip to Juan Del Norte in Nicaragua."
Date: December 6, 1970
Creator: Associated Press
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Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society