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MAY BUNDY IS TENNIS STAR ONfcE: MOREj
MARRIAGE NO HINDRANCE
Mrs. May Sutton Bundy and Her Winning Smile, Snapped After Winning
the Tennis Championship From Miss Bjurstedt.
By winning the women's national
tennis championship from Miss Bjur
stedt in the Thanksgiving Day tour
nament at Long Beach, Cal., Mrs.
May Sutton Bundy proved to doubt
ers that a married woman can com
pete and hold her own in athletics.
Mrs. Bundy won the feature sets,
She has been out of the game four
years, retiring at the time of her
marriage. The title at that time was
conferred on Miss Mabel Hotchkiss,
who lost it to Miss Bjurstedt Now
Mrs. Bundy comes back into the
game and takes over the champion
ship once more, in spite of the fact
that she is a mother and busy with
the cares of a household.
The back hand strike proved Mrs.
Buudy's most valuable point winner
in the series with the Norwegian girl.
She played a cool, steady game and
many Hashes of her old-time bril
liance brought spectators to their
In this country last year motor ve
hicle owners paid more than $120,
000,000 for the privilege of using the
roads and more than $425,000 was
paid in chauffeurs licenses.