Old Tom Morris reviews the history of golf from its misty Scottish origins to its conquest of the United States
Actor-writer Howard Burnham offers a witty and informed survey of ‘the greatest game’ from its misty Scottish origins to the creation of the Augusta National and Pebble Beach courses. Old Tom Morris the icon of St Andrews relates the beginnings of the sport in his native Scotland. He then relates the story of golf in the United States with special reference to the American legend, Bobby Jones. This program offers an entertaining survey of golf from the greatest golfer of the 19th century with special reference to the greatest of the 20th – Old Tom and Young Bobby.