Re: 1918 results
Second Half of June
June 5-23, All-Jamaican Championships, Kingston, Jamaica
FI: Maud Farquharson d. Amy Beckwith 6-4 6-4
DF: Amy Beckwith/Nettie Graham d. Pearl Beckwith/Ethel Kingdon 6-3 7-5
MX: Maud Farquharson/John B. Kilburn d. Moira Lucie-Smith/Gordon Saint-Clair Scotter 6-2 6-1
June 15-30 Pacific Coast Championships, Los Angeles, California, US (Hard)
FI: Anita Myers d. Ellis 4-6 6-4 6-2
DF: Cushing/Tarilton d. ????
June 22-29. Western Pennsylvania Championships, Pittsburgh, US (Grass)
1R: Molla Bjurstedt (Nor) d. Miss Hoffman 6-1 6-0
2R: Bjurstedt d. B Garrison default
2R: F Brainerd d. F Allison 6-1 6-0
2R: Marion Zinderstein d. E Laurie 6-0 6-1
2R: E Jones d. ????
2R: Mabel Miller d. Miss Campbell 6-1 6-2
2R: Florence Ballin d. Grace Dennus 6-1 6-0
2R: M Campbell d. M Beeson 6-2 6-1
2R: Hazel Wightman d. E Stephenson 6-0 6-0
QF: Bjurstedt d. Brainerd 6-1 6-1
QF: Zinderstein d. Jones default
QF: Miller d. Ballin 6-1 6-2
QF: Wightman d. Campbell 6-0 6-0
SF: Bjurstedt d. Zinderstein 6-2 6-3
SF: Wightman d. Miller 6-2 6-1
FI: Molla Bjurstedt d. Hazel Wightman 5-7 6-3 6-3
Extreme heat tires Wightman in 3rd set.
June 24-July 1 Middle States Champioships, Orange (Mountain Station, New Jersey, US (Grass)
Venue: Orange Lawn Tennis Club
1R: Bessie Holden d. Mrs L J Murray 6-1 6-2
1R: Gertrude Della Torre d. Helen McAuslan 7-5 6-4
2R: Adelaide Browning Green d. Marie Wagner 7-5 3-6 6-0
2R: Joyce Hansel d. Florence Pond 6-0 6-2
2R: Bessie Holden d. Mrs T Waring 6-2 6-1
2R: Mrs Pritchard d. ????
2R: Mrs Edward Lynch d. ????
2R: Helene Pollak d. Caroma Winn 6-8 7-5 6-4
2R: Mrs R C Miller d. Gertrude Della Torre 6-4 6-1
2R: Natalie Browning d. Mrs D C Mills 7-5 6-4
QF: Green d. Hansel 6-1 6-2
QF: Holden d. Pritchard 7-5 6-4
QF: Pollak d. Lynch 6-0 6-3
QF: Browning d. Miller 6-2 6-2
SF: Green d. Holden 6-1 6-1
SF: Browning d. Pollak 7-5 6-1
FI: Adelaide Green d. Natalie Browning 6-2 4-6 6-0
2R: Gertrude Della Torre/Caroma Winn d Mrs WH Pritchard/Mrs SF Waring 6-2 7-5
2R: Mrs David C Mills/Marie Wagner d Mrs Nichols/Miss Scherer 6-3 6-1
SF: Browning/Gree d Clare Cassel/Helene Pollak 8-6 7-5
SF: Mills/Wagner d Della Torre/Winn 3-6 6-3 6-1
FI: Natalie Browning/Adelaide Green d. Mrs David C Mills/Marie Wagner 6-1 6-3
Mrs Stuart Green (nee Adealide Browning) is Natalie's sister. The sisters stayed on the baseline in winning the doubles, whipping passing shots past Mills and Wagner, who took the net position. Mills/Wagner retreated to the baseline in set two but still went down to defeat to the sisters.
Draw note: Pollak's first name is Helene, though some papers and sources tend to drop the "e".
Ends June 29 Westchester County Tennis Championships, New York
Venue: Gedney Farms Country Club
FI: Helen Gilleaudeau d Madeline Lowerre 6-1 6-4
MX: Helen Gilleaudeau/Abraham Bassford d Madeline Lowerre/James S O'Boyle 6-4 11-9
June, Des Moines City Championship, Iowa, US
Venue: Golf and TC
FI: Miss Frances Ammons d. Mrs F.W.Ebers 9-7 1-6 6-4
June, Great Plains Championship, Kansas City, Missouri, US
Venue: Rockhill TC
FI: Adelaide Yager d. Evelyn Seavey 6-3 6-2
DF: Mrs R.S.Peer/Marguerite Chesney d. Yager/Miss Lyle Hayes 1-6 6-3 6-4
Last edited by Rollo; May 11th, 2016 at 04:13 AM.