•  
  •  
Movie sparks memories of Four Seasons in 1964 Augusta

...Lansing B. Lee III.Bill Kirby found an article in the Augusta Herald that described the Four Seasons' time at the Bon Air Hotel after they had decided to spend a few extra days in Augusta after the concert.Looking at the old Herald clipping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-20/movie-sparks-memories-four-se
Sportswriter Dan Jenkins talks new book

...The Augusta Chronicle devoted a 22-inch editorial page column to criticizing you for something you wrote about the Bon Air Hotel. What happened?A: I stayed there probably six times. Every thing I wrote was true, and we got sued and we won...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-04-09/sportswriter-dan-jenkins-talks-new-
Home for the Masters: For former resident, memories come flooding back

...getting back to so many memories from when I grew up in Augusta. Dwight D. Eisenhower's presidential visits; the Bon Air Hotel; "Hard Luck" Tony Sheehan's auto accident on Walton Way; Camp Gordon; Broad Street; and, of course, the stories...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-04-05/home-masters-for
Doris Peterson

...School and The Tubman School for Girls. As a young adult, she worked at Cullum's, A. Brian Merry Lumber, and The Bon Air Hotel. After the birth of her children, Dottie became a fulltime homemaker and volunteer. She was a member of Central...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171195356
Doris Peterson

...School and The Tubman School for Girls. As a young adult, she worked at Cullum's, A. Brian Merry Lumber, and The Bon Air Hotel. After the birth of her children, Dottie became a fulltime homemaker and volunteer. She was a member of Central...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171184794
Golf in Augusta thrives at the National, but began at the Bon Air

...you've probably also seen what used to be the giant Bon Air Hotel. It's a big Spanish Revival edifice, rebuilt after...Jones, I envision ? to pick a starting point ? the Bon Air Hotel." HE THEN DRAWS the reader, as only Jenkins can...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/joe-hotchkiss-columns/2013-04-13/golf-augus
Miss Golf pageant showcased beauty

...held at the Imperial Theatre, and the winner received her crown at a large dance called the Golf Ball, held at the Bon Air Hotel and later Bell Auditorium.By the 1960s, Miss Golf, sponsored by the Augusta Jaycees, was well known among young...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-04-07/miss-golf-pageant-showcased-b
Bon Air, other hotels were hotspots of nightlife

Golf by day. Drink, dance and gamble at the Bon Air Hotel by night.From the very beginning of Augusta National Golf Club, the Bon Air Vanderbilt was the off-course hub for golfers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-04-08/bon-air-other-hotels-were-hot
Bon Air, 4 other structures added to Historic Augusta's Endangered Properties list

The original Bon Air Hotel, once known for its grandeur and beauty, needs a revival.The Bon Air, now a low-income apartment building, was one of five...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-20/bon-air-4-other-structures-ad
Rants & Raves

...Rice, they would still be alive! WOULDN'T IT BE COOL if MCG, Augusta College and Paine students could all use the Bon Air Hotel for student housing? It would save taxpayers a lot of money if students could have dorms on one space. It would also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-12-16/rants-raves