Captain Bob

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United States explorer who accompanied Peary's expedition to the North Pole and who led many other Arctic trips (1875-1946)

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Two of the founding members - present captain Bob Schofield and Barry Crick - took part in the anniversary celebrations, along with the rest of the 12-strong team.
Above, Captain Bob Stephenson greets visitors aboard the Stavros S Niarchos.
When Captain Bob Laverty saw the three-yearolds waving to the crew, he invited them on board.
Muni captain Bob Saunders called on his bowlers for one last attack, but the police drew batons and repelled their hosts to win 85-68.
They were joined by the Magpies' current football development manager, Peter Beardsley, and 1969 Fairs Cup-winning captain Bob Moncur.
His statement came after former England captain Bob Willis raised questions about his "doosra" action.
The effort was led by an outstanding Negotiating Committee, chaired by Captain Bob Chimenti, and backed by ALPA's resources.
The diverse and wide ranging sale also includes pre-WWI programmes, a signed postcard of 1930s Boro captain Bob Baxter, a scarce 1934 North Riding Amateur Cup Final programme, and a substantial collection of 1940s/50s Boro programmes, postcards, autographs, lapel badges, cigarette and trade cards, tickets and books.
Captain Bob Price (left) enjoys a joke with winner Bill McGreavy
Yesterday she had to spend two minutes making small talk with station commander Group Captain Bob McAlpine before a tribute formation of four Tornado jets and Canberra jet flew over.
Captain Bob Parry, an officer with the Parachute Regiment, is understood to be at the centre of an investigation by the Ministry of Defence.
WELCOME ABOARD Captain Bob Stephenson greets visitors aboard the Stavros S Niarchos.
Former England captain Bob Willis said: "If you had asked everybody in world cricket who would have been last on their list for suspicion about match-fixing, they would all have said Hansie Cronje.
There are many assets, not least among them the all-around play of 6-4 outside hitter and captain Bob Ctvrtlik (Pepperdine), 33.
I and the other representatives of our pilots want to express our satisfaction with the good faith effort that both sides put forward in reaching a tentative contract," said Captain Bob Wittenberg, President of the NPA.