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Bobby Jones wins 1926 U.S. Open...
Item # 649713
July 11, 1926
THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, July 11, 1926
* Bobby Jones wins at Scioto
* Olympia Fields Country Club
* U.S. Open golf championship
The front page of this section has a one column heading: JONES WINS TITLE BY SINGLE STROKE; TURNESA, 294, NEXT" with subheads, related photo and illustration of Jones. Much more on page 5 of this section with banner headline, 2 more photos and stats. Loads of text here. First report coverage on amateur golfer, Bobby Jones, winning the 1926 U.S. Open at the Scioto Country Club in Columbus, Ohio.
Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.
Category: The 20th Century