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Old Sep 17th, 2010, 08:57 PM   #1
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1905 results

1905







Dates Unknown

French Closed Championships, Paris (C)

FI: Katie Gillou d Y. de Pfoeffel 6-0 11-9


The following list comes from the book "Modern Lawn Tennis:" by P A Vaile and lists the following titles and winners:

Chmps of Switzerland: won by a "Mrs Player" (an alias)

Champion of the Belgians (closed): won by a Mlle Dufrenoy

South African Chmps: won by Mrs H. A. Kirby

French Indoor Chmps won by Miss Warden
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Thanks go out to Mark Ryan and Austinrunner for contributing to this thread. Marks' original results for 1905 may be found at: http://www.tennisforum.com/showthread.php?t=409374

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March

March 3-9, Monte Carlo, Monaco (Clay)

FI: Dorothea Douglass (GB) d. Connie Wilson (GB) 6-4 6-1

MX: Edward R. Allen (GB)/Dorothea Douglass (GB) d. Major Ritchie (GB)/M. Brooksmith (GB) 6-3 6-1

Wilson went by her nickname of "Connie", but is often found listed as "Constance" in draws.
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Circa early March, Riviera Championships, Mentone, France (Clay)

FI: A. Ransome (GB) d. Vera Warden (US) 7-5 8-6
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Circa mid-March, South of France Championships, Nice, France (Clay)

FI: Connie Wilson (GB) d. Countess Clara von der Schulenburg (Ger) 6-1 2-6 6-4

MX: Reggie Doherty (GB)/Countess Clara von der Schulenburg (Ger) d. Charles G. Allen (GB)/Dorothea Douglass (GB) 6-4 2-6 12-10


Invitational women’s doubles played during South of France Championships:

FI: Countess Clara von der Schulenburg (Ger)/Connie Wilson (GB) d. Dorothea Douglass (GB)/Gladys Eastlake-Smith (GB) 6-3 3-6 10-8
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March 21-28, Championships of Cannes, Beau Site Hotel, Cannes, France (Clay)

FI: Dorothea Douglass (GB) d. Countess Clara von der Schulenburg (Ger) 6-3 6-3

MX: Reggie Doherty (GB)/Countess Clara von der Schulenburg (Ger) d. Major Ritchie (GB)/Connie Wilson (GB) 6-3 6-4
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March 27-April 1, South Australian Championships, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia (Grass)

CR: L.E. Payne (holder) d. Maisie Parr 6-2 6-5

DF: Maisie Parr/L.E. Payne d. Miss Forsyth/Miss Robertson 6-2 6-3

MX: Harold A. Parker (NZ)/L.E. Payne d. C.V. Heath/Miss Collis 6-1 6-3
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April

April 3-7, Meran*, Austria* (Clay)

FI: Nelly Schmoller d. H. Beddy 6-0 6-2

* Now Merano, Italy.
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April 6-8, Ojai Championships, Ojai Valley, California, USA (Hard)

QF: May Sutton d. Alice Ryan 6-0 6-0
QF: Violet Sutton d. Elizabeth Ryan 6-2 6-2
QF: Miss Garland d. Miss Gill 6-3 6-1
QF: Florence Sutton d. Mrs Peralta 6-1 6-0

SF: May Sutton d. Violet Sutton [score?]
SF: Florence Sutton d. Miss Garland [score?]

FI: May Sutton d. Florence Sutton 6-0 6-3

DF: Elizabeth Ryan/Violet Sutton vs Eleanor Peralta/May Sutton

MX: Violet Sutton/Hal Gorham d. May Sutton/Robert Rowan 6-4 4-6 6-4

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April 10-17, British Covered Courts Championships, Queen’s Club, London, England (Indoors on Wood)

FI: Hilda Lane d. Gladys Eastlake-Smith 6-4 8-6

MX: Reggie Doherty/Gladys Eastlake-Smith d. Major Ritchie/Mabel Squire 9-11 6-1 6-2

Holder Dorothea Douglass did not defend singles title, and mixed doubles holders George and Edith Greville also did not defend.
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Circa April 21-27, Tasmanian Championships, Tasmania, Australia (Grass)

FI: Miss Griffiths d. A.Rex 6-2 4-6 7-5

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May

Circa mid-May, Swedish Covered Courts Championships, Stockholm, Sweden (Indoors on Wood)

FI: Martha Adlerstrahle d. Sophie Castenschiold (Den) 6-2 6-3
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Circa mid-May, Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden,Germany (Clay)

FI: Lucie Bergmann d. Hedwig Neresheimer 6-1, 6-3
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Circa 13-20 May, Prague, Czechoslovakia (Clay)

For the Czechoslovakian Champiopnships

ACF: Sybil Speed (GBR) d. Frl Stöhr 6-0 6-1

CR: Sybil Speed (GBR) d. Hedwig Rosenbaum (holder), walkover

For the Championships of Prague

ACF: Sybil Speed (GBR) d. Frl Just 6-1 6-3

CR: Sybil Speed (GBR) d. Hedwig Rosenbaum (holder), walkover
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May 22-27, Surrey Championships, Surbiton, Surrey, England (Grass)

FI: Connie Wilson d. Agnes Morton 6-2 6-0

DF: Beryl Tulloch/Connie Wilson d. Connie Meyer/Agnes Morton 6-2 6-3
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began May 29, Southern Championships, Bachelor Lawn Tennis Club, Washington, USA (Grass)

CR: Marie Wimer d. Carrie Neely (holder) 6-4 6-3
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May 29-June 3, Middlesex Championships, Chiswick Park, London, England (Grass)

FI: Edith Greville d. Mabel Squire 6-4 7-5

Holder Dorothea Douglass (holder) did not defend.
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May 31-June 5, Championships of Austria, Prague, Bohemia (Clay)

FI: Marie Amende (Ast) d. S. Speed 5-7 6-1 6-2

MX: Rolf Kinzl (Ast)/Marie Amende (Ast) d. Curt von Wessely (Ast)/Sidi Maschka (Ast) 8-6, 6-2

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Re: 1905 results

First Half of June

June 5-10, Kent Championships, Beckenham, Kent, England (Grass)

CR: Connie Wilson (holder) d. Alice Greene 6-2 6-4*

* Due to bad weather at Beckenham, this match was played at Wimbledon on June 27.
June 5-10, Kent Championships, Beckenham, Kent, England (Grass)
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June 10-12, Leopold Club, Brussels, Belgium (Clay)

FI: Jeanne Chazal d. Marie Trasenster 6-0 7-5

Probably equal to the Belgian Chmps listed on page 167 of Modern Lawn Tennis:" by P A Vaile
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June 8-14, Championships of Berlin, Berlin, Germany (Clay)
Venue: Lawn-Tennis-Turnier-Club,

CR: Countess Clara von der Schulenburg (holder) d. Nelly Schmoller 6-0 6-3
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June 12-17, Northern Tournament, Manchester, England (Grass)

QF: May Sutton (US) d. Maud Garfit 6-0 6-2
QF: Connie Wilson d. R. Green 6-1 6-0
QF: Ethel Thomson d. Beryl Tulloch 7-5 6-4
QF: Hilda Lane d. Miss Anthony 6-4 6-3

SF: May Sutton (US) d. Connie Wilson 6-2 6-2
SF: Hilda Lane d. Ethel Thomson 1-6 6-4 6-1

FI: May Sutton (US) d. Hilda Lane 7-5 8-6

DF: Winifred Longhurst/Ethel Thomson d. Hilda Lane/Connie Wilson 6-2 1-6 7-5

MX: Frank L. Riseley/Connie Wilson d. Xenophon Casdagli/May Sutton (US) 4-6 6-1 6-2

Although Dorothea Douglass was not defending her title, the Challenge Round in the women’s singles event seems to lapse at this tournament from this year onwards. The American May Sutton's particpation in several tournaments in Britain in 1905 brought a breath of fresh air to the tennis scene in the birthplace of tennis. May Sutton went undefeated in singles play in British tournaments in 1905.
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June 12-17, East Surrey Championships, Croydon, Surrey, England (Grass)

FI: Ellen Stawell-Brown d. Dora Boothby 6-1 2-6 6-2

MX: Anthony F. Wilding (NZ)/Ellen Stawell-Brown d. Arthur D. Prebble/Dora Boothby 6-2 6-2

This was the inaugural East Surrey Championships tournament.

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June 20-24, US Championships, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA (Grass)
Venue: Philadelphia Cricket Club at Wissahickon Heights

Draw=18

PR: Augusta Hobart d. Eleonor Cohen 6-4 6-0
PR: Mrs. Benjamin Coates d. Helen Rodgers 6-1 6-1

1R: Elizabeth Moore d. Hobart 6-1 6-1
1R: Carrie Neely d. Katharine Morris 6-0 6-1
1R: Margaret Le Roy d. Virginia Maule 6-2 6-2
1R: Clara Chase d. Helen Hodge 6-4 6-1

1R: Mrs. C. Wainwright d ???? (likely a default)
1R: Helen Homans d. Gertrude Fetterman 8-6 6-0
1R: Evelyn Howell d. Marie Wimer 6-1 7-9 6-2
1R: Coates d. Lucy Duhring 6-1 6-1

QF: Moore d. Neely 4-6 6-1 6-2
QF: Le Roy d. Chase 6-3 8-10 6-1
QF: Homans d. Wainwright default
QF: Coates d. Howell 6-2 7-5

SF: Moore d. Le Roy 6-1 6-3
SF: Homans d. Coates 6-1 6-0

FI: Elisabeth “Bessie” Moore d. Helen Homans 6-4, 5-7, 6-1

Doubles (Draw=5)

PR: Clara Chase/Augusta Hobart d. Le Roy/Wainwright 6-3 4-6 6-2

1R: Maule/M.F.Obertuffer d. Duhring/Rodgers 6-3 6-2
1R: Homans/Neely d Chase/Hobart 6-1 6-0

FI: Helen Homans/Carrie Neely d. Virginia Maule/M. Oberteuffer 6-0 6-1

Mixed Doubles

PR: Miss Dixon/W. H. Trotter d Miss Rodgers/W. H. Rodgers 6-2 6-1

1R: Claire Johnson/W. F. Johnson d Miss Groomer/F. Mackie 6-4 6-2
1R: Bessie Moore/Edward Dewhurst d Miss Dixon/W. H. Trotter ????
1R: Augusta Hobart/Clarence Hobart d Miss Cohen/H. B. Patton 6-2 6-4
1R: Helen Homans/H. F. Allen -bye ????

SF: Bessie Moore/Edward Dewhurst d Claire Johnson/W. F. Johnson 6-3 6-1
SF: Augusta Hobart/Clarence Hobart d. Helen Homans/H. F. Allen 8-6 6-3

FI: Augusta Hobart/Clarence Hobart d. Bessie Moore/Edward Dewhurst 6-2 6-4

Moore sets a record at that time with her 4th national title. Holder May Sutton does not defend, as she is competing at Wimbledon.

Source: The New York Tribune.

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Second half of June

June 16-20, Championships of Frankfurt, Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany, (Clay)

FI: Lucie Bergmann d. D. Gardner 6-3 6-1

MX: Oscar Kreuzer/Lucie Bergmann d. F.A. Lindemann/R. Salusbury (GB) 6-2 6-2
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June 17-22, Championships of Vienna, Vienna, Austria (Clay)

FI: A. Ebermann d. Etelka Worisek 6-2 6-3

CR: A. Ebermann versus Nenée Pokorny (holder) [score?]
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June 19-24, London Championships, Queen’s Club, London, England

FI: Ethel Thomson d. Edith Greville 6-3 6-4

MF: Alfred W. Dunlop (Aus)/Ethel Thomson d. Norman Brookes (Aus)/Agnes Morton 8-6 4-6 6-3

This year the London Championships acquired a fixed position in the tennis calendar, just before Wimbledon.
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June 20-24, Irish Championships, Fitzwilliam Lawn Tennis Club, Wilton Place, Dublin, Ireland (Grass)

FI: Winifred Longhurst d. Mrs A.H.C. Barker 6-1 6-0

The women’s doubles was a “handicap” only event.

MX: Herbert N. Craig/Miss Hodson d. Sydney L. Fry/Winifred Longhurst 6-4 6-3 2-6 7-5

Mr Craig played the event under the pseudonym og "Mr Newcombe".
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June 22-26, Tyrolean Championships, Innsbruck, Austria (Clay)


FI: Elsa Greil d. Hedda Lichy 7-5 6-4
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began June 26, Middle States Championships, Orange Lawn Tennis Club, Montrose, New Jersey, USA (Grass)

SF: Carrie Neely d. Miss Souther 8-6 6-4
SF: Alice Day: Mrs. Clarence Hobart 6-3 6-8 6-3

FI: Carrie Neely d. Alice Day 6-1 6-2

DF: Carrie Neely/Mrs Edwin Holden d. Mrs Offerman/Miss Smith 6-4, 6-3

Singles holder May Sutton did not defend her title.

The New York Times says that the city was Mountain Station, New Jersey. Alice Day Beard was resident at the Orange Lawn Tennis Club. The doubles runner-ups were from the Ladies' Club of Staten Island. http://query.nytimes.com/mem/archive...DF405B858CF1D3
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June 26-July 7, The Championships, Wimbledon, London, England (Grass)

Draw of 47.

*Holder Dorothea Douglass "sits out" until Challenge Round.
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First Round
H.I.Harper bye
R. Armstrong bye
Madeline O'Neil bye
C.B.Bell bye

Alice Greene bye
Edith Greville bye
Agatha Morton bye
Mrs. MacCauley bye

Wilfred Longhurst bye
D. Spencer d. Henriette Horncastle walkover
May Sutton(US)d. N. Meyer 6-0 6-0
Ellen Stawell-Brown d. Aurea Farrington 6-3 6-1

Mildred Coles d. E. Flemmich 6-1 6-2
E.E.Sargeant d. A.G. Ransome 6-1 6-0
Ethel Thomson d. F. Meyer 7-5 6-4
Mrs.P.M.Morton d. Violet Pinckney walkover

Beryl Tulloch d. K.Kentish walkover
L. Ripley d. Mrs. Albury 6-0 5-7 6-3
Hilda Lane d. E. Smith 9-7 6-8 6-4
Blanche Hillyard d. M. Banks 6-0 6-0

L.H.Patterson d. M. Taplin 6-1 6-3
G.M. Houselander d. M.E. Brown 6-1 6-3
Dora Boothby bye
L. Flemmich bye

C.H. Meyer bye
L.R.Hausberg bye
B.M. Holder bye
Edith Johnson bye

M.B. Squire bye
D. Taplin bye
Constance Wilson bye
A. Mooijaart bye
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Second Round
Harper d. Armstrong walkover
O'Neil d. Bell walkover
Greene d. Greville walkover
A.Morton d. MacCauley 6-2 6-1

Longhurst d. Spencer 6-2 6-0
Sutton d. Stawell-Brown 6-3 6-1
Coles d. Sargeant 7-5 6-3
Thomson d. P.Morton 6-2 6-0

Tulloch d. Ripley 7-5 6-3
Hillyard d. Lane 6-3 6-2
Patterson d. Houselander 4-6 6-1 12-10
Boothby d. L. Flemmich 6-2 6-4

Meyer d. Hausberg walkover
Holder d. Johnson 6-3 6-1
Squire d. D. Taplin 6-1 6-1
Wilson d. Mooijaart 6-2 6-0
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Third Round
Harper d. O'Neil 6-2 6-2
A.Morton d. Greene 7-5 6-4
Sutton d. Longhurst 6-3 6-1
Thomson d. Coles 6-2 6-0

Hillyard d. Tulloch 6-0 6-8 7-5
Boothby d. Patterson 3-6 6-3 6-3
Holder d. Meyer 8-6 2-6 6-4
Wilson d. Squire walkover
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Quarters
A.Morton d. Harper 6-2 6-4
Sutton d. Thomson 8-6 6-1
Hillyard d. Boothby 6-3 6-2
Wilson d. Holder 6-2 6-0

Semis
Sutton d. A. Morton 6-4 6-0
Wilson d. Hillyard 7-5 9-11 6-2

All Comers Final
Sutton d. Wilson 6-3 8-6

Challenge Round
May Sutton d. Dorothea Douglass (holder) 6-3 6-4


DF: Winifred Longhurst/Ethel Thomson d. Agnes Morton/May Sutton (US) 6-3 6-3


MX: Connie Wilson/Arthur W. Gore d. Ethel Thomson/Anthony Wilding (NZ) 8-6 6-4

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An American shocks the All England Club by smashing through all to become the first foreign female to reign as Wimbledon champon. True, she is English born, but this brash young girl called May Sutton is an entirely new sort of female lawn tennis prodigy.

Born in Plymouth in 1886, her family had emigrated to California in 1890. It was in the Western US that she learnt her whipped topspin shots. She boldly sailed for England in May of 1905, alone except for a letter of introduction from Marion Jones, the American who had entered wimbledon in 1900. May stayed with the Hillyard family to get used to English conditions. The Hillyards thought the heftly May would be too slow around the court, but she proved them wrong by winning her first event at Manchester.

At Wimbledon "spectators were shocked to see her ignore protocol and play with the cuffs of her blouse rolled back, revealing bare wrists." May still wore the long skirt with a belt, but her blouse was more loosely fitted for better movement. In fact, she often wore her father's shirts for this reason. May topped off this ensemble with a headband, crowned with a large bow just above her forehead. Her stockings and shoes were all white.

Ethel Thomson used drop shots to build a 5-2 lead in the first set of her qf with Sutton until the Americans's superior driving wore her down at 8-6 6-1. Commenting on this match, Molla Bjurstedt Mallory said, "Mrs. Bundy (Miss May Sutton) is a hard and accurate driver; it was her driving that brought her the English championship, although she plays extremely well overhead when such play is needed. She drove so well that some of the English women thought they could break up her game if only they could dislodge her from the command of the drive. In the championship singles of 1905 Mrs. Larcombe (then Miss E. W. Thompson) planned to win from Miss Sutton with a volley game. She lured Miss Sutton to the net by a short, drop drive and then lobbed the return high to the base line; this gave her the chance to reach the net, where she caught Miss Sutton's return of the lob with a sharp cross-court volley for the ace. Miss Thompson won five out of the first seven games by these tactics, but she ran herself off her feet in the winning; she became feebler and feebler, while Miss Sutton was as fresh and strong as at the beginning. Having worn herself out, Miss Thompson lost all control and Miss Sutton ran out that set and then took the second set and the match without the least trouble. Possibly Miss Thompson might have won had she been able to keep up her starting pace but she went the way of all women volleyers. I am fairly certain that, some day, a girl will burst out with the ability to play the fast game through the course of two tournament sets; that girl will be, beyond question, a champion. But there is no sight of her as yet."



In the Challenge Round may beat Douglass 6-3 6-4. The holder was hampered by a wrist injury suffered in France 3 months earlier. She almost considered defaulting until "a course of electricity" allowed her to practice and compete.

"The rallies were sometimes long and exciting but when they were extended May invariably won the point with a crushing forehand drive. Her victory never seemed in doubt" after she dropped the first game. May hit continuously to Douglass's backhand to gain errors.

Although born in England, May Sutton was raised in the United States and in 1905 became the first overseas player to win a Wimbledon singles title. She won the title without the loss of a set, making her the first - and to this day still the only - player, male or female, to win both the US Championships and Wimbledon on her debut and in straight sets. In addition, she was still a teenager when she achieved both feats.

Note that the ladies doubles and mixed doubles are non-championship events.

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First half of July

began June 29, Championships of Bonn, Bonn, Germany (Clay)

FI: Lucie Bergmann d. Luise Berton 6-2 6-1

MX: Arnold Frese/Lucie Bergmann d. J. Bürgers/Dagmar von Krohn 6-2 6-2
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began June 30, California State Championships, San Rafael, USA
Venue: Hotel San Rafael

FI: Miss Ratcliffe d. Miss Van Vliet 6-3 6-3

CR: Ratcliffe d. Miss Hazel Hotchkiss wo
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ends July 4 Ocean Park Country Club Tournament, Los Angeles, California (hard)

SF: Florence Suton d Ethel Sutton Bruce default
SF: Violet Sutton d Eleanor Peralta 6-0 6-0

FI: Florenc eSutton d Violet Sutton 6-2 2-6 6-4


Finals witnessed by estimated crowd of 1,000.
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July 7-12, Championships of Eastern Germany, Sopot, Germany (Clay)

FI: Frl Tischbein d. H. Wieler 6-2 8-6
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July 2-12, Illinois State Championships, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Venue: Aztec TC

FI: Miss Edith Parker d. Mrs W.C. Neff 6-8 6-4 6-0

DF: Edith Parker/Marion Steever d. Mrs Neff/Carrie Neely 6-2 6-3
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July 10-15, North London Championships (Gipsy Open), London, England (Grass)
Venue: The Gipsy Club

FI: Hilda Lane d. Agnes Morton 2-6 6-4 6-4

MX: Herbert Roper Barrett/Agnes Morton d. Alfred Beamish/Beryl Tulloch 6-1 6-2
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July 12-15, Welsh Championships, Newport, Wales (Grass)

1R: May Sutton (US) d. Miss Monckton 6-0, 6-4

QF: Sutton d. Edith Boucher 8-6 6-1
QF: Ruth Winch d. Maud Garfit 6-4 9-7
QF: Violet Pinckney d. Mabel Squire 2-6 6-4 6-1
QF: Connie Wilson d. L. Patterson 6-1 6-3

SF: Sutton d. Winch 6-3 9-7
SF: Wilson d. Pinckney 6-1 6-3

FI: May Sutton (USA) d. Connie Wilson 6-0 6-1

MX: Sidney H. Smith/Connie Wilson d. Xenophon Casdagli/May Sutton (US) 6-2 4-6 7-5
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date unknown, New Jersey State Championships, USA

FI: Miss Alice Day d. Miss Marion Behr 6-3 6-4

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Re: 1905 results

Second half of July

July 15-22, Western Championships, Kenwood Country Club, Chicago, Illinois, USA (Grass)

FI: Myrtle McAteer d. Carrie Neely 6-4 6-2

DF: Carrie Neely/Miriam Steever d. Myrtle McAteer/Mrs Neff 6-2 6-3

Holder May Sutton cannot defend as she is currently in Britain.
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July 24-26, Crystal Palace, London, England (Grass)

FI: Dora Boothby d. H. Harper 6-3 6-0
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July 24-29, Midland Counties Championships, Edgbaston, Birmingham, England (Grass)

SF: Dorothea Douglass d. Winifred Longhurst 6-1 6-2
SF: Connie Wilson d. Violet Pinckney 7-5 6-2

FI: Connie Wilson d. Dorothea Douglass 7-5 6-4

DF: Winifred Longhurst/Ethel Thomson d. Blanche Hillyard/Connie Wilson 6-2 6-1

MX: Sidney H. Smith/Ethel Thomson and George Hillyard/Dorothea Douglass divided the prizes.
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Circa July 25-29, Coronado Hotel, San Diego, California, USA (Hard)

FI: Florence Sutton d. Violet Sutton 2-6, 6-3, 6-2

XDF: Simpson Sinasbaugh/Violet Sutton d. C. Angier/Elizabeth Ryan 6-3, 7-5
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July 27-31, Championships of Marienbad, Marienbad, Austria (Clay)

FI: Marie Amende d. Dora Köring (Ger) default

MX: Rolf Kinzl/Marie Amende d. Otto Froitzheim (Ger)/Dora Köring (Ger) default

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Re: 1905 results

First half of August

July 31-August 5, Southern California Championships, California, USA (Hard)
Venue: Ocean Park Country Club

FI: Florence Sutton d. Gabrielle Dobbins 6-1 6-4

CR: Violet Sutton (holder) d. Florence Sutton 1-6 8-6 8-6

DF: Ethel Bruce/Gabrielle Dobbins d. Elizabeth Ryan/Mrs Seymour 6-3 6-1

MX: Violet Sutton/Simpson Sinasbaugh d. Florence Sutton/Hal Gorham 7-5 6-3
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July 31-August 5, Northumberland Championships, Newcastle, Northumberland, England (Grass)

FI: Connie Wilson d. Dorothea Douglass 4-6 7-5 7-5

DF: Dorothea Douglass/Ethel Thomson d. Miss Ferguson/L. Kendal 6-3 6-1

MX: Connie Wilson/Laurie Doherty d. Blanche Hillyard/Norman E. Brookes (Aus) 6-3 6-1
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began August 1, Heiligendamm Open, Heiligendamm, Germany (Clay)

FI: Countess Clara von der Schulenburg d. Frau Szczesny 6-0 6-0
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August 7-12, Scottish Championships, Moffat, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland (Grass)

FI: Mrs Curtis-Whyte d. A.M. Ferguson 6-4 6-3

MX: A.M. Ferguson/M. McKay d. Mrs Curtis-Whyte/R. Welsh 6-0 6-3
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August 7-12, Ostend, Ostend, Belgium (Clay)

FI: Mrs Galloway (GB) d. Mme Everaerts 6-0 6-4
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August 7-14, Inter Mountain Championships, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Venue: Fort Douglas TC

FI: Miss Kate Williams d. Miss Humphrey 6-4 6-3

DF: Williams/Humphrey d. Miss Miller/Miss Lyons 6-4 6-4
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Circa August 14-19, Queensland Championships, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia (Grass)

CR: Rose Payten (holder) d. Ethel Mant 7-5 6-3

MX: Rose Payten/Mr Jones d. Ethel Mant/Mr Griffiths 4-6 6-2 6-2
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August 14-19, Derbyshire Championships, Buxton, Derbyshire, England (Grass)

SF: Dorothea Douglass d. Blanche Hillyard 6-2 4-6 6-3
SF: Connie Wilson d. Hilda Lane 7-5 6-2

FI: Connie Wilson d. Dorothea Douglass 4-6 6-1 7-5

DF: Connie Wilson/Hilda Lane d. Dorothea Douglass/Ethel Thomson [score?]

MX: Ethel Thomson/Alfred W. Dunlop (Aus) d. Dorothea Douglass/George Hillyard 6-3 6-2
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August 14-19, East of England Championships, Felixstowe, Suffolk, England (Grass)

FI: Alice Greene d. Miss Colbatch Clark 8-6 6-2
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Circa August 14-20, German Championships, Hamburg, Germany (Clay)

FI: Elsie Lane (GB) d. Käthe Krug 6-0 6-1

MX: Elsie Lane (GB)/Major Ritchie (GB) d. Käthe Krug/Anthony Wilding (NZ) 11-9 6-1
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date unknown, Metropolitan Championships, New York, USA
Venue: West Side TC

FI: Elizabeth Moore d. Helen Homans 3-6 6-3 7-5

MX: Miss Anna Risch/Fred Anderson d. Homans/Thomas Trask 6-4 6-3
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date unknown, Hudson River Championship, USA

FI: Mrs Louis S.Coe d. Mrs W.H.Pouch 10-8 6-1

DF: Mrs Louis S.Coe/Mrs D.F.Platt d. ??

MX: Mrs Louis S.Coe/Sheppard Homans d. Mrs E.H.Jewett/George Case 6-3 4-6 6-2

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Re: 1905 results

Second half of August

August 21-25, Spa, Spa, Belgium (Clay)

FI: Jeanne Chazal d. Anne de Selliers 6-4 4-6 6-2
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August 27-September 2, Chichester, Chichester, West Sussex, England (Grass)

FI: Dora Boothby d. L. Paterson 6-3 6-0
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August 27-September 3, Bad Homburg, Bad Homburg, Germany (Clay)

FI: Dorothea Douglass (GB) d. Toupie Lowther (GB) 6-3 7-5

DF: [Hilda] Lane (GB)/Violet Pinckney (GB) d. Dorothea Douglass (GB)/Gladys Eastlake-Smith (GB) 7-5 4-6 8-6
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August 26-September 4, Tri-State Championships, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA (Clay)
Venue: Cincinatti Tennis Club

PR: May Sutton d Miss Smith 6-0 6-0

1R: Sutton d Ruth Cowing 6-0 6-0

QF: Sutton d Helen Ratterman 6-0 6-0
QF: Marjorie Dodd d Dorothy Kellogg 6-4 6-3
QF: Helen Homans d Hilda Von Steinwehr 6-1 6-4
QF: Lula Belden d Marie Wiemer 6-1 6-2

SF: Sutton d Dodd 6-0 6-0
SF: Homans d Belden 6-1 6-3

FI: May Sutton d Helen Homans 6-0 6-1

CR: May Sutton d. Myrtle McAteer (holder) 6-0 6-0

DF: Helen Homans/Myrtle McAteer d. Lulah Belden/May Sutton 6-1 6-3

A link to an article on the final: http://news.google.com/newspapers?id...y-sutton&hl=en

Acording to Wright and Ditson's Annual May Sutton's participation in the Tri-State helped make the event a smashing success. Even her practices attracted huge galleries. The Cincinatti Commerical Tribune reported that for the finals "The five thousand people that crowded and jammed into every seat, on every stair, on house tops and in trees left no the grounds feeling thay no shot in tennis is impossible." The recently crowned Wimbledon champ romps through the filed, dropping only 1 game in 6 matches.
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end of August, Newport, Rhode Island, US
Venue: Casino Courts

FI: Mrs Barger Wallach d. Eleanor Sears 6-02-6 9-7

DF: Eleanor Sears/Marion Fenno d. Miss Iselin/Miss Roche 9-7 3-6 7-5
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date unknown, Pennsylvania State Championships, Haverford, USA

FI: Elizabeth Moore d. Miss C.Chase 6-2 6-0

CR: Moore d. Mrs J.G.Hibbs 6-1 6-1

DF FI: Moore/Miss Wallace d. Mrs Armstrong/Miss Rastall 6-1 6-2

DF CR: Moore/Wallace d. Mrs Hibbs/Mrs Gilbert 6-1 5-7 6-1

MX FI: Moore/E.B.Dewhurst d. Miss Green/F.W.Smith 6-1 6-1

MX CR: Moore/E.B.Dewhurst d. Mrs F.B.Gilbert/Hoskins 6-0 6-1

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