But don't expect Margetson to enter the Hall anytime soon. Although Eugene L. Scott, chairman of the Hall's nominating committee, acknowledges the bubble as a "marvelous contribution," he says Margetson has little chance of even earning a nomination. "If you conducted a phone poll of our voters, you'd probably find that 80 percent have never heard of the guy," Scott says.
Margetson doesn't seem to mind. "I never asked for anything from the tennis establishment," he says. "I'm just happy with my plaque."