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a person skilled in making and repairing barrels, casks, etc.

Cooper

1. Cary (Lynn). born 1940, British psychologist, noted for his studies of behaviour at work and the causes and treatment of stress
2. Gary, real name Frank James Cooper. 1901--61, US film actor; his many films include Sergeant York (1941) and High Noon (1952), for both of which he won Oscars
3. Sir Henry. born 1934, British boxer; European heavyweight champion (1964; 1968--71)
4. James Fenimore 1789--1851, US novelist, noted for his stories of American Indians, esp The Last of the Mohicans (1826)
5. Leon Neil. born 1930, US physicist, noted for his work on the theory of superconductivity. He shared the Nobel prize for physics 1972
6. Samuel 1609--72, English miniaturist
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A glove signed by Tyson might sell for PS150 to PS200, as would one from Sir Henry Cooper.
BOXING: Mourners lined the streets yesterday to pay their respects to heavyweight boxing champion Sir Henry Cooper.
WHAT a nice man Sir Henry Cooper was and what a sad loss to the world of entertainment he is.
Summary: Muhammad Ali has led tributes to boxing legend Sir Henry Cooper, who has died at the age of 76.
WORLD champion David Haye last night led the tributes to boxing great Sir Henry Cooper, who died yesterday at the age of 76.
The eventful events sporting luncheon, which was held at The Burlington hotel in Birmingham, welcomed this year's guest speaker, Boxing Legend, Sir henry Cooper.
It's as if Sir Henry Cooper is mourning the death of an old friend, writes PETER SHUTTLEWORTH.
LENNOX LEWIS, Sir Henry Cooper, Allan Wells and Stephen Hendry - the St Andrew's Sporting Club has hosted some of the biggest names from the sporting world.
He also played for England in under-16 internationals against Ireland and Scotland last year and has represented England in the Fairhaven Trophy Nations Cup team and the Sir Henry Cooper Junior Masters.
In came big, bold headlines and big-name interviews with the likes of England managers Sir Bobby Robson and Kevin Keegan, football stars George Best and Alan Ball, along with boxers Sir Henry Cooper and Joe Bugner.
Minnikin conceded his overall task was made easier by qualifying for the county championship clashing with the Sir Henry Cooper Junior Masters.
I'm not old enough to have seen Sir Henry Cooper or Ted Lewis but few would argue there's many better than the undefeated Joe Calzaghe.