Lot 7531759 The Edinburgh Evening Courant Golf Announcement –...

Auction Date: 5/11/2015 at 10:30 am

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1759 The Edinburgh Evening Courant Golf Announcement – dated Tuesday, November 13th 1759, reporting ‘A Pretty Extraordinary Match’ played on Bruntsfield Links by three gentlemen whose ages amounted to 257 years and how each of them had consumed two bottles of ‘Good Strong Claret’. See Page 2 / Col. 2 (It seems as if things haven’t changed in nearly 260 years)

Guide Price: £50.00 - £60.00

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