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Re: US Doubles at Longwood

1927

United States National Mixed Doubles Championships

Dates: August 30-September 5
Venue: Longwood Cricket Club, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
Surface: Grass

Mixed Doubles (Draw=28)

1st Round

Helen Wills/Frank Hunter-bye
Marguerite Davis/A.D. White-bye
Sarah Palfrey/Harry Johnson d. Mary Griswold/Samuel Fitch 6-2 6-1
Eileen Bennett (GB)/Henri Cochet (Fra) d. Eleanora Sears/Bill Johnston 6-1 6-3
Margaret Blake/Lewis White d. Mianne Palfrey/George Perkins 4-6 6-4 7-5
Elizabeth Bright/Edward Benedict d. Alletta Morris/Fred Baggs default
Lee Palfrey/Arthur Ingraham d. Eleanor Holton/James Quick 3-6 8-6 6-0
Kea Bouman (Neth)/Toto Brugnon (Fra) d. Midge Gladman/Axel Gravem 6-1 6-4

Molla Mallory/Bill Tilden d. Anna Godfrey/Frank Luce 6-0 6-0
Ellice Endicott/Berkeley Bell d. Josephine Cruickshank/William Rosembaum default
Ann Cole/Peabody Gardner d. Virginia Rice/Louis Thalheimer 10-8 2-6 6-1
Charlotte Chapin/Jean Borotra (Fra) d. Isabella Mumford/James Davies 6-2 6-4
Marjorie Morrill/John Doeg d. Elizabeth Corbiere/Jean Washer (Bel) 4-6 6-2 6-3
Clara Zinke/John Barr -bye
Hazel Wightman/Rene Lacoste (Fra)-bye

2nd Round

Davis/White d. Wills/Hunter default
Bennett/Cochet d. S Palfrey/Johnson 6-4 4-6 8-6
Blake/L White d. Bright/Benedict 6-4 6-1
Bouman/Brugnon d. L Palfrey/Ingraham 6-1 6-2

Mallory/Tilden d. Endicott/Bell 6-1 6-0
Chapin/Borotra d. Cole/Gardner 6-2 6-4
Morrill/Doeg d. P Palfrey/Shields 4-6 6-2 6-3
Wightman/Lacoste d. Zinke/Barr 6-2 8-6

Quarterfinals

Bennett/Cochet d. Davis/A White default
Bouman/Brugnon d. Blake/L White 6-2 6-2
Chapin/Borotra d. Mallory/Tilden 7-5 8-6
Wightman/Lacoste d. Morrill/Doeg 6-2 6-2

Semifinals

Bennett/Cochet d. Bouman/Brugnon 6-3 3-6 6-6-4
Wightman/Lacoste d. Chapin/Borotra 6-1 6-4

Final

Eileen Bennett/Henri Cochet d. Hazel Wightman/Rene Lacoste 2-6 6-0 6-2

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Draw Notes:

While the event started on August 30 the mixed matches did not start until August 31.

Mary Griswold=Mrs Roger Griswold

Missing full names for:
A. D. White

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Sources:

The New York Times

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