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1st African American plays Masters golf....

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April 11, 1975

SUN-TIMES, Chicago, April 11, 1975

* Lee Elder breaks the color barrier
* 1st African American in Masters (day 1)
* PGA Professional Gold Accociation

The bottom of the back page has a photo showing Lee Elder teeing off on the 1st hole with small heading: "Historic Moment" Also a heading: "Nichols leading Masters" with reporting on the color barrier being broken. Coverage continues inside with leaderboard.
Complete with all 128 pages, tabloid size, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

Category: The 20th Century