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Old Oct 9th, 2010, 01:41 PM   #11
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Re: 1896

Late August

August 11-17, Derbyshire Championships, Buxton, Derbyshire, England (Grass)

FI: Blanche Hillyard d. Bertha Steedman 6-4 3-6 7-5


DF: Blanche Hillyard/Bertha Steedman d. E. Morgan/Miss Wadsworth 6-2 6-1


MX: Blanche Hillyard/D. Davy d.Mrs O’Neill/ Harold Weston Carlton 6-1 5-7 6-3
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began August 12, Pacific Northwest Championships, Tacoma, Washington, USA (Hard?)

FI: Miss Kershaw d. Miss Riggs 4-6 6-3 6-4

DF: Miss Kershaw/Miss Riggs d. Mrs Burton/Miss Goward 3-6 6-1 6-3

MX: Miss Goward/Mr Coombe d. Mrs Howell/George A. Hurd 6-3 4-6 6-2
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August, East of England Championships, Felixstowe

FI: Emma Ridding and Henrica Ridding divided the prizes [Handicap only]
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August 17-22, Yorkshire Open, Scarborough, Yorkshire, England (Grass)

FI: L. Kendal d. Mrs Beatrice Draffen 6-0 8-6


DF: K. Grey/L. Kendal d. Minnie Hunter/Muriel Robb 6-0 6-4


MX: Ann Wilson Kirby/A. Kirby d. L. Kendal/E.A.O’ Neill 6-4 6-4
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began Circa August 20, The Hague, Holland (Clay)

FI: Anthonie van Aken d. C. van Lennep 6-0 6-2
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August 22-29, Queensland Championships, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia (Grass)
Venue: Auchenflower Courts

R1 Ethel Mant d E Persse 6-2 6-0 (?? - is this a handicap score?)
R1 Miss Lee (NSW) d G Harding 6-4 6-2

R2 Eileen Persse d Miss McGregor 6-3 6-4
R2 E Mant d Miss Brookes 6-2 6-2
R2 Miss Lee (NSW) d Miss Newton 7-5 -62
R2 Miss Roehricht d Miss Holland 6-1 6-0

SF Mant d Persse 6-5 6-1
SF Lee (NSW) d Roehricht 7-5 3-6 6-2

FI Ethel Mant d Miss Lee (NSW) 2-6 6-2 6-1

CR Ethel Mant d Amy Pratten 6-2 6-1

Doubles and Mixed were handicap events
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August 24-29, Southern California Championships, Santa Monica, California, US (Hard)


FI: Marion Jones d. Miss Hendricks 6-1 6-0

MX: Marion Jones/Robert Rowan d. Miss Hendricks/Archie Way 6-2 7-5
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began August 26, Niagara-on-the-Lake International, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, Canada (Grass)

FI: Juliette Atkinson (US) d. Kathleen Atkinson (US) 6-2 7-5

The two finalists were sisters. This does not appear to have been an All-Comers’ Final or Challenge Round.
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began August 31, Ladies’ Western Championships, Chicago, Illinois, USA (Grass?)
Venue: Kenwood Country Club

FI: Jennie Craven d. Carrie Neely [score?]

This event was played separately from the men’s Western Championships tournament, held earlier in the season.

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????, Saint-Servan-sur-Mer, France (Clay)

FI: Ivy Arbuthnot (GB) d. Miss Richardson (GB) 6-3 9-7

Dates uncertain. I am placing the event here as coastal events often took place in the late summer.

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