J S Hogben

Extract from the Eton Fives Association Annual Report 1970/71

During the past year the death of one of the game's eminent administrators has been announced: J.S.Hogben, CBE, an Old Cholmeleian who introduced Eton Fives to Northern Nigeria in 1922 by building two mud courts at Birnin Kebbi while teaching at the local Provincial School.

Extract from "A History of Eton Fives" by Dale Vargas and Peter Knowles:

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