Althea Neale Gibson - Lancer Allies
Althea Gibson Wins the French Open holding tennis rackets

Althea Neale Gibson

August 25, 1927 – September 28, 2003

From 143rd Street in Harlem to the center court at Wimbledon is about as far as one can travel.

Shaking hands with the Queen of England was a long way from being forced to sit in the colored section of the bus going into downtown Wilmington, North Carolina.

― Althea Gibson
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