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Jim Murray, May 7, 1961

May 7, 2011 |  4:05 am

   May 7, 1961, Earl Scheib  

  May 7, 1961, Jim Murray  

May 7, 1961: Arnold Palmer is unique in golf in that his fellow pros, whose pockets he picks every time he pulls off one of his patented finishes, like him anyway. Golfers find it hard to say a good word about anybody who beats them regularly and there were lots of dry eyes when Ben Hogan finally emptied his locker. But Palmer is one of the boys, Jim Murray says.

  May 7, 1961, Jim Murray  

  May 7, 1961, Jim Murray