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Alberta Bower

Alberta Bower (Golf.  Born, Owensboro, KY, Oct. 4, 1922.)  Unique in the history of amateur golf, Mrs. Albert Bunker Bower (nee Little) won state championships in four different states, including New York (1964).  She also won the women’s Metropolitan title twice (1966, 1974).  Earlier, Mrs. Bower won state titles in Kentucky (1939), Maryland (1945), and […]

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A prolific author, wire service sports reporter, long time Major League Baseball official scorer, football statistician, sports museum founder, theatrical agency owner and public ... read more

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