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Introduction to the game of golf by Donald Grant
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Introduction to the game of golf by Donald Grant

Photocopy of short typed account by Donald Grant of his introduction to golf in Dornoch.
Picture added on 24 April 2008
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this is my grandfather, Donald Grant, whom, I believe, went on to win the Carnegie Sheild in the 1930's, helped develop Pinehurst golf course in America in the 1960s....amongst other things, in an extraordinary life. ~ Many thanks for your comment ~ Administrator.
Added by John M Grant on 24 August 2018
He also won the Austrian Open in Vienna where he spirited away. thousands of Jews from the Nazis. Was Enstein's interpreter at one point. Wrote the first Book on Donald Ross of Pinehurst and Dornoch plus another of his Personal Memories of Golf in Royal Dornoch. Tom Watson was so impressed with his knowledge and understanding of the game of golf that he asked for permission to write a foreword in a reprint of one of the books and actually sent payment towards the reprint. Many thanks for the information. Administrator.
Added by Calum Grant on 05 May 2019
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