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Re: US Doubles at Longwood

1922 United States National Mixed Doubles Championships

Dates: August 23-29
Venue: Longwood Cricket Club, Brookline (Chesnut Hill), Massachusetts
Surface: Grass

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Mixed Doubles (Draw=34)

1st Round

Martha Bayard/Henry Guild d. Hazel Wightman/George Wightman default
Molla Mallory/Bill Tilden d. Theodora Sohst/Wallace Johnson 6-0 6-0

2nd Round

Helen Wills/Howard Kinsey d. Katherine Gardner/Phil Neer 6-4 10-12 6-2
Helen Gilleaudeau/Clifford Lockhorn d. Miss Mungard/Nicholas Reggio 6-4 6-2
Eleanora Sears/Bill Johnston d. Jessie Grieve/Harry Prescott default
Mary Trumball/Joseph Seabury d. Agnes Sherwood/Lewis White default
Anna Godfrey/Wallace Johnson d. Ruth Shedden/Irving Wright default
Miss Thatcher/Josiah Wheelwright d. Jessie Greene/Walter Pate 6-3 3-6 6-3
Edith Sigourney/Willis Davis d. Dorothy Newhart/Elon Hooker 6-3 6-3
Bayard/Guild d. Grace Mungen/Alfred Chapin 6-2 6-3

Mallory/Tilden d. Rosamund Newton/Helfe Ploughmann 6-1 6-0
Florence Ballin/Walter Westbrook d. Penelope Anderson/John Nicholl 6-2 6-4
Helen Hooker/Samuel Hardy d. Elizabeth Corbierre/Jose-Maria Alonso (Sp) 6-1 6-3
Dorothy Briggs/Howard Voshell d. Marchesa Virginia Ferrante (Ita)/Nat Niles 6-4 6-0
May Sutton Bundy/Jean Borotra (Fra) d. Alletta Morris/J. W. Foster default
Ruth Henry/Manuel De Gomar d. Marion Fenno/J. Brooks Fenno 4-6 6-4 6-3
Phyllis Walsh/Manuel Alonso (Sp) d. Ruth Cordes/Howard Cordes 6-2 6-2
Mildred Willard/Sydney Beals d. Gertrude Chisholm/Seymour Chisholm default

3rd Round

Wills/Kinsey d. Gilleaudeau/Lockhorn 6-1 6-3
Sears/Johnston d. Trumball/Seabury 6-3 6-3
Godfrey/Johnson d. Thatcher/Wheelwright 6-2 6-4
Sigourney/Davis d. Bayard/Guild 6-1 6-4

Mallory/Tilden d. Ballin/Westbrook 7-5 6-3
Briggs/Voshell d. Hooker/Hardy 7-9 6-3 6-3
Bundy/Borotra d. Henry/De Gomar 6-4 6-2
Walsh/Alonso d. Willard/Beals 6-1 7-5

Quarterfinals

Wills/Kinsey d. Sears/Johnston 6-4 6-4
Godfrey/Johnson d. Sigourney/Davis 6-1 5-7 6-3
Mallory/Tilden d. Briggs/Voshell 6-1 6-3
Bundy/Borotra d. Walsh/Alonso 6-2 10-8

Semifinals

Wills/Kinsey d. Godfrey/Johnson default
Mallory/Tilden d. Bundy/Borotra 6-4 6-4

Final


Molla Mallory/Bill Tilden d. Helen Wills/Howard Kinsey 6–4 6–3

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Draw notes:

The mixed event was held with the men's doubles at Longwood.

Comments on names and players

Mrs Gertrude Chisholm=nee Della Torre.
Mrs Howard Cordes=Ruth Cordes, nee Saunders.
Mrs William Henry=Ruth Henry, nee Stanton.

J Brooks Fenno had the full name of John Brooks Fenno but went by J Brooks Fenno. Marion was his first cousin.
Howard Voshell also listed as S Howard Voshell. His full name was Samuel Howard Voshell.

Missing full names for:

Miss Mungard
Miss Thatcher

J. W. Foster (a male in the mixed draw)

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Sources:

1923 Spalding's Tennis Annual, page (this source omits all defaults).
The Grand Slam Record Book, page 932
The New York Times. (which lists defaults)


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