New country club now organizing at Highland Golf Course
Organization of a country club next to the present Highland Golf Course near Salem us underway in Conyers, Covington and Lithonia.
The initial meeting of the club, at which preliminary plans were announced, was held Monday evening at Highland with some 150 persons in attendance.
From Covington were Grady Coleman, Walker Harris, Dennis Kane, Gerry Wendel and John Morford.
Mr. Coleman said that shares of stock will be sold in the club at $300 per person. The membership has many advantages for the member and his family.
The dues will be $25 per month for a full membership and $10 per month for a social membership.
The name of the club will be Fieldstone Country Club, and the organization will lease the new golf course and operate it. Features will include a clubhouse, swimming pool, men’s grill, and lighted tennis courts.
And there will be golf clinics for the children of members, Mr. Coleman added.
Coleman stated that the membership goal has been set at 450 charter members.