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Re: May Sutton - The First Overseas Wimbledon Champion, by Alan Little



Her pronounced follow through with top is noticeable here. Most women in this era kept long sleeves for the sake of propriety. May said it was too hot, and rolled up her sleeves. This led the cheeky British press to dub her "the Pasadena washerwoman".

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