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Charles Harrison and a photo with golfer Bobby Jones

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Charles Harrison is a nine time former Atlanta amateur golf champion and a member of the Georgia sports hall of fame and Georgia golf hall of fame. This is a photo of the first time Charles Harrison met Bobby Jones, as a teenager. The trophy he's receiving is not for golf, but for gymnastics.

The roots of golf go back many years. The word golf was first mentioned in writing in 1457 on Scottish statue of forbidden games as 'gouf'.