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1960 U.S. Open golf... Arnold Palmer...

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June 19, 1960

SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, June 19, 1960 

* U.S. Open golf championship 
* Arnold Palmer famous comeback  win (1st report) 
* Amateur Jack Nicklaus finishes second

This 60+ page newspaper has a very nice banner headline on the front page of the sport's section: "ARNOLD PALMER ROARS TO OPEN CROWN" with subheads that include: "Golfing King Fires 65 In Greatest Comeback" and more with related photo on page 3. (see)

Tells of the final day at the 1960 U.S. Open Golf Championship made famous for Arnold Palmer's fantastic comeback for the win.

Other news of the day throughout. Nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century