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Bobby Jones Wins U.S. Open In 1930...
Item # 656589
July 13, 1930
CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, July 13, 1930
* Bobby Jones to win U.S. Open (1st round)
* 3rd of 4 major wins (year of grand slam)
The front page has a great banner headline: "JONES WINS; HIS 12TH CROWN" with subheads. (see) Nice for display and unusual for a sport's event to make the main headline on the front page. More related coverage within the sport's pages including photo of Jones. First report coverage on Bobby Jones winning the U.S. Open during his quest for the famous grand slam of golf. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.
Complete 1st and 2nd (sports) sections only with a total of 32 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.
Category: The 20th Century