Thursday, November 20, 2008

Carole Caldwell Graebner, 1943 - 2008

In this Aug. 30, 1965 file photo, Carole Caldwell Graebner hits a return during her doubles match with Nancy Richey, in the National Doubles Tennis Championships against Karen Hantze Susman and Bille Jean Moffitt in Brookline, Mass. Graebner, who won doubles titles at the U.S. and Australian Championships in the 1960s, died Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2008, in New York City following a brief battle with cancer, said her daughter, Cameron Graebner Mark. She was 65.

Tennis Week has published a tribute.


johngk3 said...

A great early round match watched on black and white Television. Anne Jones and Carole.The first match I got into. She lead in to the final set . I think she became distracted. Big audience lots of subliminal memories for others who viewed I'm sure

johngk3 said...

Re. above comment I it was at Wimbledon ? 1966 or '67