Kevin Kenny's American Golf in the Great Depression: The Pros Take to the PDF

By Kevin Kenny

This account golfing through the nice melancholy starts with a glance on the “roaring Twenties” and the way the sport built in this intriguing decade. What a distinction to the melancholy era—in which golfing in any respect degrees suffered yet survived.
The melancholy years mostly are coated after which the pro travel among 1931 and 1940 is tested in detail—the directors (those who bought the travel to sponsors, the media and the general public) and the numerous really good golfers. a lot of this can be set opposed to the historical past of ways tricky existence was once for many americans. The publication seems to be in brief on the post–Depression years (when the U.S. entered global conflict II) and the way the pinnacle avid gamers fared.
regardless of the commercial problems of the period, specialist golfing survived—largely as a result of the efforts of avid gamers and directors, no longer all of whom were sufficiently well-known via the sport and its historians.

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