Mayer, Helene

9 US titles, 1928 Olympic Gold Medalist, 2-time World Champion

A rarely seen film of Helene Mayer fencing.

SF Examiner photo of  (l to r)
Jane Eddy, Helene Mayer, Harriet Helm all of San Francisco at the Commercial Club getting ready to compete in the Fencers’ Carnival to help raise money for the 1939 US Nationals  to be held in San Francisco .   This would be the first time the Nationals were held outside the east coast.