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HONORING ALISON AT DAVENPORT C.C.

An in-depth look at the history and evolution of the C.H. Alison designed Davenport Country Club. Sam Snead arrived in the Quad Cities in 1951 in pursuit of a three-peat in the Western Open, staged that year at Davenport Country … Continue reading


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EMBARRASSMENT OF RICHES – GOLF COURSE GEEKERY

Following is an index of my posts which chronicle my geeky study of golf courses and attendant adventures.  I am no journalist, but I do my best to share the experience of spending time at these special places, as well … Continue reading


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Polishing Hidden Gems – Jim Nagle, Brian Bossert and Bryn Mawr Country Club

Conversation about Chicago golf often focuses on the big names – Chicago Golf Club, Olympia Fields, Medinah – and fairly so.  But Chicago is also home to quite a few classic courses that qualify as hidden gems.  I am fortunate to … Continue reading

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