Chapter Notes



Chapter One: From Ellis Island to the Ivy League

  “like Jesus Christ” RTJ Sr. to AK, 14-15 Feb. 1991, USGA Oral History Collection, p. 14.

               “place of residence” Not much is known about the grandparents of Robert Trent Jones. In a letter dated 5 October, 1931, written to his future wife Ione Tefft Davis while she was on a European holiday with her family, Jones wrote her the following after her visit to Wales: “I wish that you had...