Lot 16552x Early and large golf scrap albums c.1910...

Auction Date: 30/01/2020 at 10am

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2x Early and large golf scrap albums c.1910 – fascinating collection featuring leading players and golfing tournaments of the day including British, Irish, American and European players both professional and leading Amateurs – H.S Colt, Guy Campbell, Bernard Darwin, John Ball, W.J Travis, Horace Hutchinson, Montmorency, Robert Maxwell, Abe Mitchell, Arnaud Massy, Harold Hilton, Jerome Travers, John Graham, Braid, Vardon, Ted Ray, et al wonderful golfing scenes including Prestwick, St Andrews, Sunningdale, Troon, Hoylake, Stoke Poges, Sandwich, Apawamis USA, Porthcawl, Mid Surrey, Denham, Sandy Lodge, Skegness, Nairn, Le Touquet, Llandrindod plus ladies including Cecilia Leitch, Miss Dorothy Campbell, Vera Ramsay and interesting articles and photographs of the match between Miss Cecilia Leitch and Mr Harold Hilton with Leitch winning 2 and 1 played at Sunningdale and another foursome match between Miss Leitch and Mrs Sumpter against Mr Crick and Mr Gidney (loosing this time) in all 50 pages - the other album being devoted mainly to Open Golf Championships and Amateur Championships featuring Harry Vardon, Ted Ray, Harold Hilton, James Braid, Alex Herd, J.H Taylor, Arnaud Massy, Tom Ball, including several match reports - other courses include County Down, Cruden Bay, Totteridge, Birkdale, et al – in all 20 pages -

Hammer Price: £80.00

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