J.C. Higgins- Vintage Golf Clubs named after a Bookkeeper

J.C. Higgins brand origin story: From 1908 until 1962, Sears, Roebuck & Company sold a wide variety of sporting goods and recreational equipment, including bicycles, golf clubs, guns, fishing gear, baseballs, gloves and bats,  boxing gear, and even a line of luggage under the brand name “J. C. Higgins.” These products were well made and […]

H & B Golf Clubs/ Powerbilt Golf Clubs, an Iconic and Historic Club Maker

I’ve come across a few H & B golf clubs (Hillerich & Bradsby Co.)  in my travels, which is cool because they stopped being made as H & B and switched to the name Powerbilt in 1934. That means the clubs I’ve found were made in the range of 1918-1934. I used the ones I […]

Vintage Golf Clubs and where I find them, The Thrill of the Hunt

Vintage golf clubs, I love ’em! It’s been a great source of joy to me that as a part of my business I’ve had thousands of them pass through my hands over the years. Some of them I’ve held onto, especially some cool old putters and wedges. Some of them I have kept and play […]