ghs zoom presentations

Stories told by the legends who lived them, presentations on remarkable golf collections, insights into golf history, art and more are the legacy of the GHS Grand Zoom Series. There is a fascinating scope of topics, each one a delight in so many ways. Enjoy the series and stay tuned for additional presentations. Dr. Bob Jones IV – An exclusive […]

doug marshall, canadian historical golf leader, 1937-2022

Feb. 24, 2022Douglas W. Marshall, of London, Ont., Canada, member and past president of the Golf Historical Society of Canada, member of the Society of Hickory Golfers and the Golf Heritage Society, passed away at Victoria Hospital of complications from pneumonia on Feb. 23, 2022. He was 85. Born in Niagara Falls, Mr. Marshall was a familiar face at hickory events […]

arnie stories – the king

Daniel O’Neill, a golf consultant for Fox Sports, shared an Arnold Palmer story with the Morning Read. It’s one he’ll never forget as he was a rookie golf reporter at the time when a gracious Arnie took a few moments to help the young man with a story.Click here to see the post on the Morning Read. Frank Cantrel Jr. […]

member exclusive – video interview with dr. bob jones iv

Click here for the GHS Zoom interview with Dr. Bob Jones IV. By Taba Dale I am still abuzz after being on the GHS Zoom call with Dr. Robert Jones IV. He is the grandson of the legendary Robert Tyre Jones, and he treated us to rare insights into the only golfer to win the Grand Slam, and to the […]

leonard fischer, march 2021

Leonard Fischer (GHS Member 07044) passed away suddenly on March 8. He was 44 years old and the son of former GHS president, John Fischer. Leonard was very interested in golf history and read many golf biographies, histories and golf magazines. He was a regular at the old Dayton meeting, first at the Dayton Airport and then at the Holiday […]