2019 September Golf Memorabilia Auction
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1897 Royal & Ancient St. Andrews Report by Rules Committee

From the oldest and most prestigious golf club to the Otto Probst library, The Golf Auction is proud to now offer this piece of of golf history that contains information often not made available to the general public. St Andrews was established over 6 centuries ago and is widely known as the first golf course in the world. Since then they have hosted The Open Championship 29 times. This text goes over future meeting agendas , as well as the makeup of committees that the club sees a fit to amend rules going forward. This publication's longtime owner was Otto Probst was the founder of the Probst library, which held the title of the world's largest and most comprehensive golf library to the public. This library included additions from Cecil Hopkinson, a renowned collector that Otto Probst himself looked up to. Towards the latter years of Probst's life The PGA of America organization aided in managing the very large collection of publications dating back to the 1500s. The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews, along with Royal Blackheath Golf Club and the Royal Burgess Golfing Society of Edinburgh, were some of the golf clubs that were of the highest interest to Probst, reflected in his library. A signed letter of from PGA Historian Bob Denney will accompany this lot.

~*PGA Reach Collection*~

PGA Foundation Inc. d/b/a PGA REACH, is the 501(c)(3) charitable foundation of the PGA of America. PGA REACH positively impacts the lives of youth, military, and diverse populations by enabling access to PGA Professionals, PGA Sections and the game of golf

* All winning bids for auction items will be deemed to be at fair market value. As a result, none of the items are eligible for a charitable tax deduction and no acknowledgement letters will be provided * 


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1897 Royal & Ancient St. Andrews Report by Rules Committee1897 Royal & Ancient St. Andrews Report by Rules Committee1897 Royal & Ancient St. Andrews Report by Rules Committee
1897 Royal & Ancient St. Andrews Report by Rules Committee
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Minimum Bid: $50.00
Final prices include buyers premium.: $64.63
Number Bids: 2
Auction closed on Sunday, September 15, 2019.
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