[Oct. 22, 2015]–An announcement rolled in a couple of days ago that anyone staying at any one of the eleven*… Read more »
Posts Tagged: Sam Snead
Five years after the first PGA Championship in 1916 the powers-that-were must have had their first inkling that match play… Read more »
Maybe the hour has arrived to call a timeout on golf books that put a particular tournament under the microscope…. Read more »
Yes, Virginia, there was golf before Tiger Woods, even before Arnold Palmer. And in both Jim Dodson’s American Triumvirate (Knopf,… Read more »
Sam Snead poked me in the stomach. More than once. I’ve told this tale before, but with Snead’s 100th birthday… Read more »
They’re both rural, and it takes some getting to get there. One’s in Sam Snead territory, the other near Andy… Read more »
Visits to shrines don’t often lead to hilarity. But then the 1884 Oakhurst Links golf course is unlike other shrines. Oh, there are ghosts on the property, all right, but they’re pretty benign, watching over those engaged in sport, rather than some graver exchange.