GNN - Stanley Thompson Society Holds AGM, Welcomes New Board Members and Unveils New Book

August 1, 2018

STS Book Members and friends of the Stanley Thompson Society gathered on Monday at The Thornhill Club in Thornhill, Ont., for the Annual Thompson Classic. In addition to the annual general meeting, the day also marked the official launch of Stanley Thompson and Icons of Canada, A History and a Biography by Dr. James M. Harris. This book is a look at Thompson within context of a growing country, including the impact of WWI on Thompson’s work, the expansion of the railways and how they impacted the development of golf in Canada, as well as tracking Thompson’s work coast to coast....READ MORE