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Maureen Orcutt (born 1907 in New York City) is a retired American golf champion and reporter for the New York Times. 1907 (MCMVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Flag Seal Nickname: Big Apple Location Location in the state of New York Government Counties (Boroughs) Bronx (The Bronx) New York (Manhattan) Queens (Queens) Kings (Brooklyn) Richmond (Staten Island) Mayor Michael Bloomberg (R) Geographical characteristics Area     City 1,214. ... Golfer after swing. ... A reporter is a type of journalist who researches and presents information in certain types of mass media. ... The New York Times is an internationally known daily newspaper published in New York City and distributed in the United States and many other nations worldwide. ...


Maureen Orcutt made it to the finals of the 1927 United States Women's Amateur Golf Championship but lost to Miriam Burns Horn. In 1928 and 1931 she won the tournament Medal for the lowest score and in 1932 tied for the honor. Married to John D. Crews and living in Miami, Florida, she lost in the 1936 U.S. finals to Pamela Barton. The U.S. Womens Amateur is the leading golf tournament in the United States for female amateur golfers. ... The Magic City, The American Riviera, The Sixth Borough, M.I.A Location of Miami in Miami-Dade County, Florida. ...


Maureen Orcutt won the Women's Eastern Golf Championship a record seven times and played on four Curtis Cup teams, winning three and tying one. She won the Canadian Women's Amateur Golf Championship twice and the North and South Women's Amateur Golf Championship at Pinehurst Resort three times in a row between 1931 and 1933 and in 2002 was named honorary chairwoman of the prestigious tournament's 100th anniversary. The Curtis Cup is the best known team tournament for women amateur golfers. ... The North and South Womens Amateur Golf Championship is an annual golf tournament held since 1903 at the Pinehurst Resort in Pinehurst, North Carolina. ... Photo of the Carolina Hotel, the largest and primary hotel on the Pinehurst Resort grounds. ...


Maureen Orcutt became a sportswriter on golfing matters in the 1920's and eventually became only the second female sports reporter to work for the New York Times when she took over from Maribel Vinson. She finished her competitive career with 65 tournament victories, and played the game of golf until the age of eighty-seven when knee problems forced her to stop. She currently resides at the Carolina House assisted living facility in Durham, North Carolina Maribel Yerxa Vinson-Owen, born October 12, 1911 - died February 15, 1961, was an American figure skating champion and one of her countrys top figure skating instructors. ... Durham skyline Nickname: City of Medicine Official website: http://www. ...


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