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-- .-- -- -- -- -- BOBBY LOCKE / -- LOCKE Bowden, Ken Bobby Locke: Benign imperturbability--and the hottest putter in history In Aultman, Dick & Bowden, Ken, eds., The Methods of the Masters: How They Played and What You Can Learn from Them (New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, 1975), 103-111 Bowden, Ken Golf's most unlikely champion Golf Dig. 23(12), Dec 1972, 39-43, 46 Bobby Locke Dennis, Larry Putting: Who's the best putter on Tour? 30 leading pros rate the top performers on the greens Golf Dig. 24(12), Dec 1973, 36-40 40: Gary Player: "Bobby Locke of South Africa was without question the finest putter of any era." Floyd, Raymond & Dennis, Larry From Sixty Yards In: How to Master Golf's Short Game (New York: Harper Collins, 1992) 62 Golf Digest All About Putting (New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan; London: Kaye & Wind, 1973) 46-51: Topspin puts it in Golf Magazine Foreign masters: Putting: Bobby Locke Golf Mag. 24(4), Apr 1982, 46-51 Golf Magazine How the pros hone their strokes: Putting practice methods from a dozen TPA tour players Golf Mag. 23(11), Nov 1981, 76-80 Golf Magazine Strokes of genius: Diversity marks the best putters of the last 50 years Golf Mag. 29(8), Aug 1987, 42-44 Golf Magazine Strokes of genius: What you can learn from history's finest putters Golf Mag. 17(5), May 1975, 64 VI: Bobby Locke -- grip pressure loose, just enough to keep putter from falling out of hands. Golf World Bobby and Gene Golf World 6(6), Jul 18, 1952, 7 Bobby Locke wins third British Open Golf World Bobby is sharp Golf World 3(4), Jul 6, 1949, 10-11 Bobby Locke at British Open Golf World Exit Locke, smiling Golf World 4(9), Aug 9, 1950, 14 Photo of iron-shot follow-through Golf World That man Locke again Golf World 4(6), Jul 19, 1950, 6 Second British Open win Life Bobby Locke Life 23, 18 Aug 1947, 57-58+ Lister, D. Putting and the Bobby Locke action Golf Monthly 69(4), Apr 1979, 40-41, 43 Locke, Bobby Bobby Locke on Golf (London: Country Life, 1953; New York: Simon & Schuster, 1954) ch 17: Putting, 119-123 Locke, Bobby Golf Hints (1955) Locke, Bobby How to Improve Your Putting (1949) Locke, Bobby The Basis of My Game (1950) Locke, Bobby Topspin puts it in Golf Dig. 23(12), Dec 1972, 44-45 McDonnell, M. Bobby Locke: The golfing greats -- no. 6: The South African master, four times Open champion, was arguably the finest putter in the world but he was never a great shot-maker Golf Illus. 1(13), 22 Aug 1985, 28-29, 31 Norval, Ronald King of the Links: The Story of Bobby Locke (Cape Town: Maskew Miller, 1951) 108p Palmer, Arnold & Dobereiner, Peter Arnold Palmer's Complete Book of Putting (New York: Atheneum, 1986) 114-116; Player, Gary There is another way to putt: Consider the putting style used by Bobby Locke, Billy Casper and other great putters, including Gary himself Golf Mag. 18(10), Oct 1976, 50-53 Price, Charles Great putters I have known Golf Mag. 14(9), Sep 1972, 42-43, 81-82 Ward-Thomas, Pat Bobby Locke In Ward-Thomas, Pat, The Lay of the Land: A Collection of the Golf Writings of Pat Ward-Thomas (ed. Wind, Herbert Warren & Macdonald, Robert; Pownal, VT: Storey Pub., The Classics of Golf, 1990), 15-28

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