March 28, 1960
March 28, 1960

Table of Contents
March 28, 1960

Table of Contents
Ron And Don
  • By Robert Boyle

    Training together on a secluded California beach are an Irishman and an American with a common aim—to beat Australia's Herb Elliott to an Olympic medal at Rome

Events & Discoveries
The Art of Fishing with the Wet Fly PART I
  • On eastern streams and on the wilder waters of the West, Angler James Leisenring, who died in 1951, was known as a master of wet-fly fishing. In this issue, Leisenring's old friend and companion angler, Vernon Hidy, in collaboration with Champion Fly Caster Johnny Dieckman and Artist Anthony Ravielli, begins a three-part series on Leisenring's trout-tested techniques based on many lessons learned from him at streamside

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back


The principal pro and amateur tournaments until mid-June


This is an article from the March 28, 1960 issue Original Layout

APRIL 7-10 Masters, Augusta National Golf Club, Augusta, Ga.

APRIL 7-10 Babe Zaharias open, women, Beaumont Country Club, Beaumont, Texas.

APRIL 14-17 Greater Greensboro open, Starmount Forest Country Club, Greensboro, N.C.

APRIL 21-24 Greater New Orleans open, City Park Golf Course, New Orleans.

APRIL 21-24 Dallas Civitan open, women, Glen Lake Country Club, Dallas.

APRIL 28-MAY 1 Houston Classic, Memorial Park Golf Course, Houston.

MAY 5-8 Tournament of Champions, Desert Inn Country Club, Las Vegas, Nev.

MAY 12-15 National Invitation, Colonial Country Club, Fort Worth.

MAY 12-22 Hot Springs open, Hot Springs CC, Hot Springs, Ark.

MAY 26-29 "500" Festival open, Speedway Golf Course, Speedway, Ind.

JUNE 2-5 Memphis Invitational, Colonial Country Club, Memphis.

JUNE 9-12 Oklahoma City open, Twin Hills Golf & Country Club, Oklahoma City.

JUNE 17-19 Cosmopolitan open, women, Macktown Golf Club, Rockton, Ill.


APRIL 4 Golf Writers' championship, Dunes Golf and Beach Club, Myrtle Beach, S.C.

APRIL 13-16 National intercollegiate invitation, Pine Forest CC, Houston.

APRIL 15-17 Amateur best ball tournament, Bellevue-Biltmore, Belleair, Fla.

APRIL 25-29 Women's State Championship, Coral Ridge Country Club, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

APRIL 25-30 North and South Amateur, Pinehurst Country Club, Pinehurst, N.C.

MAY 9-14 South Carolina women's championship, Anderson Country Club, Anderson, S.C.

JUNE 6-11 Southern Amateur, Dunes Golf Club, Myrtle Beach, S.C.