Special to The New York Times.
is being constructed for the Roosevelt family in the White House grounds south of the new West Terrace, and will be ready for use in a few days. The location of the court was formerly the site of a number of hothouses, and of the little office of the head gardener of the White House. It is screened thoroughly from public observation. The court runs from east to west, and is to be 78 by 36 feet. It is expected it will be the best in the city.
the New York Times
Tennis Grand Slam Winners
Male players who have played at least part of their careers during the open era and who have won at least two Grand Slam singles titles are as follows: Roger Federer (17), Rafael Nadal (14), Pete Sampras (14), Roy Emerson (12), Rod Laver (11), Björn Borg (11), Novak Djokovic (8), Ken Rosewall (8), Jimmy Connors (8), Ivan Lendl (8), Andre Agassi (8), John Newcombe (7), John McEnroe (7), Mats Wilander (7), Boris Becker (6), Stefan Edberg (6), Jim Courier (4), Guillermo Vilas (4), Arthur Ashe (3), Jan Kodeš (3), Gustavo Kuerten (3), Stan Smith (2), Ilie Na(stase (2), Johan Kriek (2), Lleyton Hewitt (2), Yevgeny Kafelnikov (2), Patrick Rafter (2), Sergi Bruguera (2), and Marat Safin (2).
Female players who have played at least part of their careers during the open era and who have won at least two Grand Slam singles titles are as follows: Steffi Graf (22), Serena Williams (20), Chris Evert (18), Martina Navrátilová (18), Billie Jean King (12), Margaret Court (11), Monica Seles (9), Justine Henin (7), Evonne Goolagong Cawley (7), Venus Williams (7), Maria Sharapova (5), Martina Hingis (5), Hana Mandlíková (4), Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (4), Kim Clijsters (3), Virginia Wade (3), Lindsay Davenport (3), Jennifer Capriati (3), Nancy Richey Gunter (2), Tracy Austin (2), Mary Pierce (2), and Amélie Mauresmo (2).
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