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Iowa golf championship history made in 1949

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FORT DODGE (KWWL) -- Two brothers met in the final round of play for the first time in the history of a major Iowa golf tournament on July 16, 1949.

25 year old Jack Webb faced off against his brother Don in the Iowa Amateur Championship in Fort Dodge.  Jack Webb won six to five, being later inducted into the Iowa Golf Association hall of fame in 1997.

Online Producer: Mike Verlo
Online Source: Iowagolf.org
Jack Webb is pictured along with this story.

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