MDGA History

History – Making Gathering of Golfers

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Elkhart Lake,  Wisconsin

August 9, 1947

1stmdga

                                                      Front Row:                          From:                              Score:
                                                1. Percy Burris                      Chicago, IL                           96
                                                2. Raymond Kesserich        Madison, WI                        80
                                                3. Gabriel Vertz                     Madison, WI                        86
                                                4. Harry Duncan                   Waukegan, IL                      117
                                                5. Sam Millick                       Chicago, IL                           103
                                                6. Nick Pleskatcheck, Jr     Milwaukee, WI                    96
                                                7. Larry Yolles                       Milwaukee, WI                      90
                                                        Back Row:
                                                1. Phillip Zola                         Milwaukee, WI                     96
                                                2. Dave Kennedy                   Morton Grove, IL                 106
                                                3. Hubert Fields                     Milwaukee, Wi                    120
                                                4. Wayne Bovee                     Chicago, IL                            110
                                                5. George Gordon                   Chicago, IL                            108
                                                6. Edward Tonigan                Waukegan, IL                       92
                                                7. Herbert Spohn                    Madison, WI                         87
                                                8. Jack Seipp                           Chicago, IL                            103
                                                9. Hollis Rice                           North Chicago, IL                104
                                               10. Frank Sullivan                   Chicago, IL                            96
                                               11. Roger Crocker                     Sheboygan, WI                     62 (9 holes then withdrew)
                                               12. Edwin Carlson(Sr.)            Waukegan, IL                       117        
Note that all of the above are in the picture with exception of Mike Accto , Racine, WI who left after nine holes with a score of 49, then withdrew before picture was taken.