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1930 Bobby Jones wins 3rd of grand slam...
Item # 594220
July 12, 1930
THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, July 12, 1930
* Bobby Jones to win U.S. Open (day of)
* 3rd of 4 major wins (year of grand slam)
This 18 page newspaper has a two column headline on the front page: "Bobby Jones Wrecks Par in Third Round of Open Golf; Leads Field With 212 Card" with subhead (see photos). Coverage on Bobby Jones third round play in the U.S. Open golf championship at Interlachen Country Club in Edina, Minnesota. He would win this event on this day. This would be his 3rd major win in the year of his famous gram slam.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Light browning, minor margin wear with a few tiny binding holes along the spine, otherwise good condition.
Category: The 20th Century