Re: 1923 results
Week of June 25-July 1
Circa June 25-30, Schlittschuh-Club, Berlin, Germany (Clay)
FI: Lili de Alvarez (Sp) d. Hete Käber 6-0 6-1
MX: Lili de Alvarez (Sp)/Georg Demasius d. Hete Käber/Heinz Landmann 6-2 6-4
June 27-30, Durham Championships, Sunderland, Durham, England (Grass)
FI: Kathleen Aitchison d. Ruth Watson 10-8 3-6 7-5
DF: Kathleen Aitchison/Ruth Watson d Sibyl Aitchison/N. Harries 6-0 6-4
MX: Ruth Watson/M.V. Summerson d. Mrs Waugh/C. Pickersgill 6-1 10-8
June 25-30, Connecticut State Championships, Stamford, Connecticut, US
Venue: New Canaan Country Club
FI: Lilian Scharman d. Mayme MacDonald 4-6 6-2 8-6
DF: Ceres Baker/Lilian Scharman d. Dorothy Briggs/Mayme MacDonald 6-2 6-4
Scharman survives 3 match points, winning each one with winners down the line. Scharman, who won 123 points in total, relied on driving, whiole MacDonald, who won 108 points in all, depended on a chop game. In the words of the NYT, "at no time did either player go to net."
June 23-July 1, Pacific Coast Championships, Berkeley, California, USA (Hard)
Venue: Berkeley Club
2R: Helen Wills d Sue Maynard default
2R: Avery Follett [?] d Marjorie ??? 6-1 6-0
QF: Ruth Patrick d Grace Kissinger 6-4 6-4
QF: Wills d Lucy McCune 6-2 6-3
QF: Anna Leachman d Follett [?] 6-3 4-6 6-2
SF: Wills d Patrick 6-0 6-2
SF: Hosmer d Leachman default
FI: Helen Wills d Charlotte Hosmer 6-2 6-0
1R: Hazel Wightman/Helen Wills d. Grace Kissinger/Ruth Patrick ????
1R: Mrs JC Cushing/Carmen Tarilton d Anna McCune/Lucy McCune ????
SF: Hazel Wightman/Helen Wills d. Avert Follett/Carolyn Swartz 6-0 6-4
FI: Hazel Wightman/Helen Wills d. Mrs JC Cushing/Carmen Tarilton 6-2 6-2
MX: Anna Mcune/Leon de Turenne d Charlotte Hosmer/Ray Casey 2-6 6-4 7-5
Mrs Sue Maynard is from San Jose
Women's final played on Sunday, July 1 per Oakland Tribune. Mrs Ream Leachman (nee Anna Muller) of Vallejo defaults as she travels east for the National Hard Court Tournament. (Is this the US Clay?) Helen Jacobs enters her first senior event in the mixed doubles.
Last edited by Rollo; Oct 29th, 2017 at 04:58 PM.