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SPORTS
July 23, 1998
Name: Tony PancakeClub: Baltimore Country ClubAge: 35Born: Columbus, Ind.Years a professional: 15Years at present club: First yearCareer highlights: As a player, played in the PGA of America club professional championship one year. During nine years in the PGA's Kentucky section, he held every office, including president, and numbers the section's professional-of-the-year honor among several awards. He developed a Kentucky Junior Golf Tour and was the head professional at Valhalla GC outside of Louisville when the PGA Championship was held there two years ago.Tip: In this day of everybody going for distance, I encourage players not to forget the short game.
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NEWS
June 7, 2006
John McGowan Jr., a retired AAI Corp. executive and avid sailor, died of heart failure May 31 at Gilchrist Center for Hospice Care. He was 88. Mr. McGowan was born in Providence, R.I., and raised in Waynesboro, Pa. He was a 1937 graduate of Mercersburg Academy and attended Georgia Institute of Technology - leaving during World War II to work in the engineering division of the old Glenn L. Martin Co. plant in Middle River. In 1952, he joined AAI and spent much of his 33-year career with the company negotiating contracts.
NEWS
August 22, 2001
Jane A. Mattingly, 83, Baltimore homemaker Jane Anderson Mattingly, a Baltimore homemaker, died at Union Memorial Hospital on Thursday of complications from kidney failure. She was 83. Born and raised in Baltimore, Mrs. Mattingly graduated in 1937 from St. Mary's Female Seminary, now called St. Mary's College of Maryland, and from Notre Dame College of Maryland in 1939. After graduation, she worked as a secretary for James W. Rouse at the Moss-Rouse Co. mortgage firm in Baltimore. "That was before they ever thought of Columbia," said Mrs. Mattingly's husband, J. Morgan Mattingly, a retired building contractor, referring to Mr. Rouse's later years as the town's developer.
NEWS
October 25, 2002
Margaret S. "Peggy" Buck, a homemaker, volunteer and family caregiver, died Tuesday of complications related to lung cancer at her North Baltimore home. She was 84. Born Margaret Dorothea Sale in Windsor, Ontario, she attended what is now part of the University of Guelph. Part of her childhood was spent in Australia, where her father managed Ford Motor Co. operations. He was later president of Ford of Canada, and Mrs. Buck owned and drove Fords throughout her life. In 1942, she married Frederick R. Buck, president of Title Guarantee Co. in Baltimore.
NEWS
By Jacques Kelly | February 8, 2010
Mary Brady Sinclair, a homemaker and volunteer, died of complications from lung cancer Thursday at her Reisterstown home. She was 77. Born Mary Winifred Brady in Chicago and raised in York, Pa., she was a graduate of the Georgetown Academy of the Visitation. She moved to Baltimore's Guilford neighborhood in 1965 and became a volunteer at Greater Baltimore Medical Center and St. Elizabeth's School for Special Education. An accomplished cook, she had several of her recipes published in local cookbooks.
NEWS
April 30, 2003
THADDEUS "WALLY" WALLACE SWANK, age 78, died Tuesday April 29, 2003 in Berlin. Born in Baltimore, he is survived by his wife Janet Frey Swank, two sons, Thaddeus W. Swank, Jr. and James B. Swank, a stepson Joseph E. Martin, a stepdaughter Holly M. Hamilos, eight grandchildren and a sister Margaret S. Davis. Mr. Swank had been a trust officer with Maryland National Bank. He was a WWII Army veteran. He was a member of Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Baltimore. He was a member of the Merchants Club, Center Club, Johns Hopkins Club, Baltimore Country Club and the Dunes Club in Ocean City.
ENTERTAINMENT
February 6, 2005
Angele Patrice Shaffer and Joseph Labon Beacher, Jr. were married on August 21, 2004, at 2:30 p.m., at Holy Cross Church in Baltimore, MD. Father Ray Martin was the officiating pastor of the ceremony. A reception was held at the Baltimore Country Club. The bride is the daughter of Ms. Elizabeth Beason, of Baltimore, MD, the late Mr. Larry Shaffer; Mr. Charles Merrell, of New Orleans, LA, and Mr. Steve Wiechens, of St. Louis, MO. Parents of the groom are the late Mr. Joseph Beacher, Sr. and Mrs. Barbra Beacher, of Newark, DE. Lisa Vito served as Maid of Honor.
NEWS
By Frederick N. Rasmussen | September 11, 2009
Arthur Eugene "Gene" Kohlhepp Jr., a retired salesman who earlier had owned and operated a vending machine company, died Sept. 3 of complications from Alzheimer's disease at The Pines Genesis Elder Care in Easton. The former longtime Monkton resident was 81. Born in Baltimore and raised in Homeland, Mr. Kohlhepp was a graduate of Boys' Latin School. He served in the Army near the end of World War II and was discharged in 1947. He worked with his father in sales at William Deitches & Co., a Baltimore tobacco distributorship, before establishing Colt Cigarette Vending in the 1960s.
SPORTS
By John W. Stewart | April 22, 1996
Baltimore Country Club swept nine points at home in an 11 1/2 -6 1/2 victory over Prospect Bay, and won the Baltimore-area championship of the 68th annual team matches of the Maryland State Golf Association yesterday.Defending champion Columbia CC, which got six points each at home and away, stopped Crofton CC, 12-6, in the Washington area final, and will be the host team for the state final Saturday.At Prospect Bay, Baltimore CC pro Brian Morrison-Mike McShane got a half-point on the front nine, and Pat O'Malley-Pat Brady piled up an early lead in winning two points.
BUSINESS
By Steve Kilar, The Baltimore Sun | May 3, 2013
Baltimore design firm Chambers, which specializes in the planning, architecture and interior design of private clubs, announced Friday that it has acquired a rival based in Texas. CCI Club Design will be changing its name to Chambers but will continue its Dallas operations, according to a statement from Chambers. Chambers will remain headquartered in Baltimore, the statement said, and no one will lose their job because of the acquisition. "Once friendly competitors, we're now combining the tremendous talents of both firms to enhance the services we provide to our clients within the private club industry," said Rick Snellinger, president and CEO of Chambers.
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