Thoughts on the Business of Life
- TEE TIME WITH THE PRESIDENTS. Hope, Bob // Saturday Evening Post;Jan/Feb86, Vol. 258 Issue 1, p66
Details the author's experience of playing golf with former United States President Gerald R. Ford. Celebrities who have played golf with the author; Reason why golf is popular among celebrities; Performance of Ford in the golf course.
- LONG COUNTDOWN TO AUGUSTA. Kirshenbaum, Jerry // Sports Illustrated;3/10/1975, Vol. 42 Issue 10, p24
The article features golfer Lee Elder, who is claimed to be the first African American to qualify to play for the Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club in Georgia in 1975. Accordingly, Elder earned his invitation to play by winning the Monsanto Open in Pensacola, Florida in April 1974. It...
- Careful, he bites. Morfit, Cameron // Golf Magazine;Jan2006, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p20
The article presents an interview with golf player Scott Hoch. He discusses his surgery on his left arm, which he got for repairing a ruptured tendon. He said that he likes the game of golf players Jay Haas and Loren Roberts. according to him, the Hall of Fame is for exceptional players and he...
- Swing vote. // Golf Magazine;Feb93, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p17
Reports on former United States President Jerry Ford's response when he learned that pro golfer Doug Tewell voted for Democratic President Bill Clinton in 1992 because he had been shut out of the Jerry Ford Invitational golf tournament. Ford's personal apology to Tewell which included an...
- Double bogey. Howard, Lucy; Koehl, Carla // Newsweek;4/10/1995, Vol. 125 Issue 15, p6
Reports that former president Gerald Ford had surgery to repair a shoulder injury. The rotator cuff problem that affected his play during the February 1995 game with George Bush and Bill Clinton when Ford sprayed tee shots into the crowd; Length of his recuperative period from the surgery.
- The Costs and Benefits of Regulation. Ford, Gerald R. // Challenge (05775132);Sep/Oct75, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p58
This article forms a part of the remarks of the U.S. President Gerald R. Ford. He says that he has a strong belief that the cost which regulation imposes on private citizens should be faced very squarely. There are four major areas that deserve very careful attention. First, there must be a...
- Presidential prize. // Golf World;4/25/2008, Vol. 61 Issue 35, p17
The article offers information on the auction of golf equipment and supplies by Sotheby's and SCP Auctions on April 24, 2008 in the U.S. In the auction, a set of clubs owned by former U.S. President Gerald Ford worth $20,000-$30,000. Included in the public sale is the signed scorecards from...
- The day that 1 plus 1 plus 1 equaled fore. Budiansky, Stephen // U.S. News & World Report;2/27/95, Vol. 118 Issue 8, p8
Discusses how United States President Bill Clinton and former Presidents George Bush and Gerald Ford competed in Bob Hope's annual charity golf tournament in Palm Springs, California. Casualties wrought by their wild shots; How golf is a game that exposes a player to instant and irrefutable...
- The digest. Stachura, Mike // Golf Digest;May95, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p17
Presents entertainer Bob Hope's comment on former United States President Gerald Ford's golf performance.