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1934: A look at how The Masters began

...edition March 22, 1934."It will be a matter of stepping back under heavy pressure for the first time since 1930," Grantland Rice wrote in a preview of the first tournament for The American Golfer. "No one can say in advance how the nerve strain...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/1934-look-how-masters-began
'Nanny' should leave us alone

...came from. It gained international recognition for its spring and its golf. From the days of famed sportswriter Grantland Rice, Augusta has been the destination of thousands from every part of the globe.Augusta's universities have sent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2012-09-08/nanny-should-leave-us-al
Longtime journalist fount of Masters, U.S. history

...a friendship."Mr. Jones said, 'Have you met Grantland Rice yet?' " Derr said. "I told him no, I just got...and release me from this place," Derr said.When Grantland Rice died, Jones called Derr and asked to use his right...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/longtime-journalist-fount-masters-us-histo
Consecutive sweeps a rare occurrence

...Somme as the `slammerese twins' rolled their heavy artillery into position and once more opened up the big blast," Grantland Rice wrote in the New York Herald Tribune after Ruth homered three times and Gehrig once in a 7-4 victory that capped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/28/bas_275337.shtml
Baseball
For the love of the game

...odd reporter brings it up now and then, and Mr. Brissie humbly obliges with a retelling. Legendary sports writer Grantland Rice once wrote, "There have been many stories about servicemen who barely escaped death and returned to play ball again...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/05/27/mic_130035.shtml
Scott Michaux
Collection of golfer stamps is small

...respectful admirer. He called her one of the 10 best golfers (male or female) ever.His friend, sportswriter Grantland Rice, who was also an Augusta National member, was more effusive."She is beyond all belief until you see her perform...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-04-06/collection-golfer-stamps-smal
Cajuns edge Aztecs in New Orleans Bowl

...right and a sprint back to the left.The Ragin' Cajuns had not appeared in a bowl of any kind since playing in the Grantland Rice Bowl 41 years ago.They weren't expected to contend for a bowl bid this season, either, but earned one with a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2011-12-18/cajuns-edge-aztecs-new-or
Civil rights champion remembered as a friend of all races

...salaries statewide, being a caddy at the Augusta Country Club for a foursome that included Ty Cobb and sports writer Grantland Rice, etc., etc. Even at 91, he had a remarkable memory of names and details of events that happened decades ago...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/02/op_286917.shtml
Opinion columns | Augusta State University | Paine College
Praises ex-Hephzibah High coach

...have been as good as any coach. As a comment to Mr. Hugee, I would like to quote famous old-time sportswriter Grantland Rice: "When the one great scorer comes to mark against your name, he marks not that you won or lost, but how you played...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/12/op_263506.shtml
Opinion columns | Hephzibah High School
Panel votes on best American journalism

...Eddie Adams and Vo Suu. Associated Press photograph and NBC television footage of a Saigon execution. 1968. 93. Grantland Rice. "Notre Dame's `Four Horsemen'." The New York Herald-Tribune. 1924. 94. Jane Kramer. "The Politics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/03/ent_254992.shtml
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