Miriam Burns Horn
Mrs. Miriam Burns Horn, of the Milburn Country Club, Kansas City, Mo., defeated
Miss Maureen Orcutt in the final, 5 and 4, at the Cherry Valley Club, Garden
Mrs. Horn was the first Champion from west of the Mississippi. Mlle. Simone
Thion de la Chaume, the French and British Champion, was eliminated by Mrs.
Fraser, 3 and 2, in the third round. Her daughter, Mlle. Catherine Lacoste,
would win both the United States Women's Amateur and Open in the 1960s.
The medal was won by Miss Ada Mackenzie, of Canada, with a 77, which equaled
Mrs. Fraser's record.