Mountaineering - Everest Expedition - Colonel Sir John Hunt - Silver Pears Trophy - Savoy Hotel, London
Colonel Sir John Hunt, left, leader of the successful British expedition to Mount Everest, receives the Silver Pears Trophy from Miss Mary Barker in recognition of his achievement. The presentation was held at the Savoy Hotel, London, by Miss Barker, Editor of Pears Encyclopaedia, which will make an annual award to Britain's most distinguished personality of the year. In the centre of the picture is Sir Edmund Hillary.
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