RICE, VIRGINIA (Virginia Bingham Rice)
Born 14 March 1911 in Winchester, Massachuesetts
Died 22 January 2008
Married Melvin "Mel" Maynard Johnson, Jr., (1909-1965), 10 October 1934 in Brookline, Mass.
[Active 1920s-at least 1942]
Triple Champion of Bermuda in 1933.
She had 4 children (Melvin M. 3rd., Edward R., Byron B., and a daughter Gail V. Johnson), returning to play between pregnancies.
Virginia entered Forest Hills numerous times, but only entered Wimbledon in 1933 and 1934.
Favourite stroke: backhand.
Other recreations: badminton,golf,table tennis.
Melvin M. Johnson - Biography