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Akizuki, Dennis. "Helen Wills Moody Dies at Age 92." Knight Ridder/Tribune News Service (January 2, 1998): 102K5693.

Akizuki, Dennis. "Moody Played Tennis with Entrancing Style." Austin American-Statesman (January 3, 1998): E1.

"An American Original." Sports Illustrated (January 12, 1998): 32.

Blue, Adrianne. "Obituary: Ice-Cool on Court: Helen Wills Moody." Guardian (London, England) (January 3, 1998): 17.

"Died, Helen Wills Moody." Time (January 12, 1998): 31.

"Hard Hitter Who Ruled in Golden Era for US." Birmingham Post (January 3, 1998): 18.

"Helen Wills Moody: Obituary." Times (London, England) (January 3, 1998): 25.

Lidz, Franz. "Tennis Everyone?" Sports Illustrated (fall, 1991): 90-95.

Matson, Barbara. "She Was Queen of Court: Wightman Had Regal Reign in Women's Tennis." Boston Globe (October 8, 1999): F06.

"Miss Helen Wills on Lawn Tennis; 17 May 1928." Times (London, England) (May 17, 1999): 23.

"Queen of the Court Dies, 92." Sunday Mail (Adelaide, Australia) (January 4, 1998): 21.

"Tennis Greats Memorialize Legendary Helen Wills Moody." Houston Chronicle (January 3, 1998): 14.

"Tennis: Last Link with the Days of Chiffon and Cognac." Independent (London, England) (January 6, 1998): 26.

"Tennis: Wills-Moody Dies at Age of 92." Guardian (London, England) (January 3, 1998): 11.

"Whatever Happened to Helen Wills Moody?" Independent (London, England) (August 31, 2002): 7.


Intercollegiate Tennis Association Women's Hall of Fame. http://www.wm.edu/tenniscenter/ (October 11, 2002).

International Tennis Hall of Fame. http://www.tennisfame.org/ (October 11, 2002).

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