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December 24, 1923-January 1, 1924, South Yarra Championships, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (Grass)
Venue: Royal South Yarra Tennis Club

First edition

Draw of 15

1R: Esna Boyd d. Mrs Wood 6-2 6-2
1R: Jean Ferguson d. Jessie Salter 8-10 6-0 6-2
1R: Ursula Bere d. Marjorie McWilliam 8-6 6-2
1R: Frances Hoddle-Wrigley d. Eileen Toyne 8-6 6-1
1R: Lily Addison d. Vera Howett (GB) default
1R: F. Chambers d. Ethel Wilcox 7-5 6-3
1R: Mavis McIver d. Mrs Eric Connelly 6-2 6-1

Helen Outhwaite had a bye.
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QF: Boyd d. Ferguson 6-0 6-2
QF: Bere d. Hoddle-Wrigley 6-1 6-1
QF: Addison d. Chambers 6-0 6-1
QF: McIver d. Outhwaite 4-6 6-2 6-1
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SF: Boyd d. Bere 6-0 6-2
SF: Addison d. McIver 7-5 6-1
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FI: Esna Boyd d. Lily Addison 6-2 2-6 6-1
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Women’s doubles

SF: Esna Boyd/Dorothy Rendall d. Jean Ferguson/Jessie Watson 6-3 6-0
SF: Lily Addison/Eileen Toyne d. Ruby Mercer/Isabel Wade 6-2 6-0
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FI: Esna Boyd/Dorothy Rendall d. Lily Addison/Eileen Toyne 9-7 10-8
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Mixed doubles

SF: Esna Boyd/Norman Brookes d. Lily Addison/Leslie Addison 6-2 6-2
SF: Meryl O’Hara Wood/Pat O’Hara Wood d. Ursula Bere/Alexander Sandral 13-11 8-6
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FI: Esna Boyd/Norman Brookes d. Meryl O’Hara Wood/Pat O’Hara Wood 6-2 9-7
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December 27, 1923-January 1, 1924, Metropolitan Championships, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia (Grass)

SF: Kathleen Le Messurier d. Dorothy Weston 6-1 6-3
SF: Edna Lawrence d. Flora Rowe 1-6 6-4 6-0
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FI: Kath Le Messurier d. Edna Lawrence 6-1 6-2
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Women’s doubles

SF: Flora Rowe/Kathleen Le Messurier d. Bertha Kay/Eileen Rischbieth 6-3 6-3
SF: Anna Menz/Dorothy Weston d. Hilda Britten-Jones/Nellie Hamilton 6-3 8-6
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FI: Flora Rowe/Kathleen Le Messurier d. Anna Menz/Dorothy Weston 6-2 6-0
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Mixed doubles

SF: Kathleen Le Messurier/Geoffrey Thomas d. Dorothy Weston/Thomas Linn 6-2 6-3
SF: Flora Rowe/Ernest Rowe d. Sydney Hocking/Kenneth Berriman 6-3 6-3
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FI: Kathleen Le Messurier/Geoffrey Thomas d. Flora Rowe/Ernest Rowe 9-7 3-6 6-0
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December 23, 1923-January 7, 1924, County of Cumberland Championship, Sydney, Australia (Grass)

QF: Daphne Akhurst d. Marjorie Cox 6-1 6-2
QF: Louie Bickerton d. Miss Robb 6-1 6-2
QF: Millicent Mitchell d. Mary Elliott 7-5 2-6 6-4
QF: Patricia Meaney d. Reva Garland 4-6 6-4 6-3
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SF: Akhurst d. Bickerton 9-7 6-2
SF: Meaney d. Mitchell 8-6 6-4
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FI: Daphne Akhurst d. Patricia Meaney 6-0 6-3
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Women’s doubles

SF: Marjorie Cox/Floris Saint-George d. Reva Garland/Dorothy Menzies 6-4 6-1
SF: Daphne Akhurst/Millicent Mitchell d. Mary Cooling/Patricia Meaney 6-2 3-6 6-1
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FI: Marjorie Cox/Floris Saint-George d. Daphne Akhurst/Millicent Mitchell 4-6 6-3 6-3
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Mixed doubles

SF: Daphne Akhurst/Jim Willard d. Leah Sinclair/Leslie Baker 6-2 6-1
SF: Floris Saint-George/Norman Peach d. Millicent Mitchell/J. O’Ryan 2-6 6-2 6-2
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FI: Daphne Akhurst/Jack Willard d. Floris Saint-George/Norman Peach 6-2 6-2

Noe: The mixed doubles final was replayed on January 7, 1924, after the two teams initially split sets with Daphne Akhurst/Jim Willard winning the first 7-5 then dropping the second 4-6. The other events had been completed on January 5.
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posted by Newmark401 in 1922 thread:

December 23, 1922-January 1, 1923, Western Australian Championships, Perth, Western Australia, Australia (Grass)
Venue: Kitchener Park

SF: Violet Mather d. Helen Fraser 6-1 6-2
SF: Doris Mountain d. Mildred McDougall 6-3 6-4
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FI: Violet Mather d. Doris Mountain 6-3 6-3

Note: Mather is the married name of Violet Mountain, who beat her niece in the singles final.
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Women’s doubles

SF: Violet Mather/Doris Mountain d. Helen Fraser/Phyllis Richardson 6-0 6-1
SF: Marion Barker/Ethel Whitfield d. Lily La Nauze/Ethel Whitfield 6-3 6-1
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FI: Violet Mather/Doris Mountain d. Marion Barker/Ethel Whitfield 6-4 4-6 6-2
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Mixed doubles

SF: Violet Mather/Ivan Gibbs d. Lily La Nauze/William Kruger 6-2 6-1
SF: Peggy Murray/William Cleland d. Doris Mountain/Theodore Hantke 1-6 7-5 6-3
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FI: Violet Mather/Ivan Gibbs d. Peggy Murray/William Cleland 6-3 6-1
 

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posted by Newmark401 in 1922 thread:

December 22, 1922-January 6, 1923, County of Cumberland Championships, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (Grass)
Venue: Pratten Park

Women’s doubles

SF: Daphne Akhurst/Millicent Mitchell d. Reva Garland/Dorothy Menzies 6-2 7-5
SF: Mary Cooling/Patricia Meaney d. D. Seale/Hazel Webber 5-7 6-3 6-0
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FI: Daphne Akhurst/Millicent Mitchell d. Mary Cooling/Patricia Meaney 6-2 6-0
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Mixed doubles

SF: Daphne Akhurst/Leslie Baker d. Millicent Mitchell/Jack Clemenger 8-6 6-8 6-4
SF: Mrs A.C. Foster/A.L. Busby d. Marjorie Cox/Frank Peach 6-3 7-5
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FI: Daphne Akhurst/Leslie Baker d. Mrs A.C. Foster/A.L. Busby 6-2 3-6 6-3
 

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posted by Newmark401 in 1922 thread:

December 23, 1922-January 1, 1923, Metropolitan Championships, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia (Grass)
Venue: Kensington Gardens

Draw of 13

1R: S. Leaver d. G. Benda 6-3 6-3
1R: E. Davidson d. L. Hawker 6-0 6-0
1R: Dorothy Weston d. Mrs C. Halloran 6-1 6-0
1R: Flossie Twelftree d. Sydney Hocking 6-1 6-2
1R: Gwen Hack d. Phyllis Evans 6-0 6-2

The remaining players had a bye.
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QF: Kathleen Le Messurier d. Vida Letcher 6-1 6-0
QF: Davidson d. Leaver 6-3 6-2
QF: Weston d. Mrs V.L. Adams 6-4 4-6 7-5
QF: Hack d. Twelftree 6-2 6-2
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SF: Le Messurier d. Davidson 6-2 6-4
SF: Gwen Hack d. Weston 9-7 4-6 6-0
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FI: Kathleen Le Messurier d. Gwen Hack 5-7 6-3 6-3
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Women’s doubles

SF: Kathleen Le Messurier/Flora Rowe d. Maisie Parr/Flossie Twelftree 6-2 6-4
SF: Mrs V.L. Adams/Gwen Hack
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FI: Kathleen Le Messurier/Flora Rowe d. Mrs V.L. Adams/Gwen Hack 6-4 6-2
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Mixed doubles

SF: Kathleen Le Messurier/Harold Penny d. Flossie Twelftree/H.E. Solomon 6-3 6-8 7-5
SF: Mrs Whittington/Cecil Stuart d. Flora Rowe/Ernest Rowe 3-6 8-6 6-3
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FI: Kathleen Le Messurier/Harold Penny d. Mrs Whittington/Cecil Stuart 6-4 6-3
 
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