Golf in Lakeland

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(shown left to right) Grange Alves, Tris Speaker, and Eddie Loos pose for a photo before a round of golf at Lakeland Country Club. Alves and Loos were professional golfers, in Lakeland to play in a tournament at Lakeland Country Club, and Speaker was the player manager of the Cleveland Indians baseball team which held spring training in Lakeland in the 1920s.

Date: 1924
Source: Lakeland Public Library. Connibear Family Photographs.