Special appreciation to Larry Whitaker for his contributions, feedback, and support.

Thanks to Jeanne Cherry and to Jim Cherry for sharing photographs accumulated through their research.

Thanks to Robert Everitt for sharing some of the photographs from his book Racket Sports Collectibles for use with my research.

Lots of gratitude to all the collectors who helped answer questions and supply photographs, especially those who loaned me items to photograph.

Racket Sports Collectibles
by Robert T. Everitt
Schiffer Publishing Ltd.
ISBN 0-7643-1647-8
Tennis Antiques & Collectibles
by Jeanne Cherry
Photography by Jim Cherry
ISBN 0-9646571
Web Site TennisAntiques.com