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Golf Greats: Marlene Stewart Streit, legend of the fairway

From Ada Mackenzie to Moe Norman to Sandra Post, our homegrown golfing heroes have thrilled, surprised, inspired and delighted us. Our golfing history is a tale of an eccentric perfectionist, a caddying Cinderella, an unstoppable "hit man," and a local boy named Mike who mastered the game with quiet determination. CBC Archives examines the careers and victories of our golfing greats.

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Marlene Stewart Streit is named Sports Journal's top female athlete of the 1950s.
Medium: Television
Program: Sports Journal
Broadcast Date: Nov. 14, 1999
Guest(s): Marlene Stewart Streit
Host: Tom Harrington
Reporter: Lynn Keane
Duration: 10:00

Last updated: July 12, 2013

Page consulted on September 10, 2014

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