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Open Championship 1961 signed by Arnold Palmer  

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The Open Championship 1961. Royal Birkdale. Signed by Champion Arnold Palmer






52 pp. Illustrated, ads, map. Original wrappers. Stub for final day draw-sheet still tipped in at front.

Official program for the 1961 Open Championship, signed by the champion Arnold Palmer on the two-page course map at center. The 1961 Championship was the 90th annual tournament, played at Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport, England. Arnold Palmer won the first of two consecutive Open Championships, one stroke ahead of Dai Rees. It was the second Open for Palmer, the runner-up in his first in 1960, and the fourth of his seven major titles. He was the first American to win the Claret Jug since Ben Hogan in 1953.

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Light wear; near fine.

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