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Johnny Goodman wins Walker Cup.....
Item # 579759
May 18, 1947
THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 18, 1947
* Walker Cup amatuer golf match
* Francis Ouimet - United States win
* Old course at St Andrews, Scotland
The 150+ page newspaper has a nice banner headline on the front page of the sport's section: "U.S. GOLFERS REGAIN WALKER CUP, BEATING BRITISH, 8-4", with subheads and related photos (see images). The coverage tells of the United States team defeating the British in the Walker Cup Match at the Old Course at St Andrews, Scotland. The U.S. team captain was Francis Ouimet.
Other news of the day throughout. Rag edition in great condition.
Category: The 20th Century