MAY 2019 | GOLF WASHINGTON 13 Rainier Golf and Country Club marks 100 years Celebrating a CENTENNIAL ~a history~ following World War I, Seattle had but four golf courses: The Seattle Golf Club (1896), Jefferson Park Municipal Golf Course (1915), and the two now-defunct 9-hole University Golf Club (1914) and the 6-hole West Side Golf Club (1915) in West Seattle. There was also the 9-hole Earlington Golf and Country Club (1912), also now defunct, in Renton. Continued on page 15 BY MARTIN POOL Below: Charles A. Reynolds and Robert Johnstone surveying future site of Rainier clubhouse (Seattle Times 4-4-1920)