$1,000 Birmingham Open

Birmingham, LA

June 18, 1960

Ronnie Slocumb Winner of $1,000 Birmingham Open

A newcomer to the PPPGA circuit, Ronnie Slocum of Columbus, Georgia, shot a 16 under par 200 for the 108 hole 216 par route in the Birmingham, Alabama PPPGA tournament on June 18. Frank Holt, promising pro from Savannah, Georgia whose earnings in the circuit had already netted him $1,350 prior to this $1,000 Alabama tourney, had to settle for third place this week and $100. Second place winner was Frank Reid of Atlanta, Georgia who shot a 201 good for $250 in prize money as he played in his first national PPPGA tourney of the summer season.

The next national tourney in the PPPGA $30,000 circuit will be held on the Putt Putt Golf Course, 4606 South Dale Mabry Street, in Tampa, Florida. This June 25th tournament is offering $2,000 in prize money.

PROFESSIONAL DIVISION
Place Player City 1 2 3 4 5 6 Total Cash
1Ron SlocumbColumbus, GA393533323229200$ 500.00
2Frank ReidAtlanta, GA353638313231201$ 250.00
3John CurleeColumbus, GA373132333534202$ 75.00
Frank HoltSavannah, GA343833303928202$ 75.00
5Bob WilliamsonJacksonville, FL353034373533204$ 25.00
6Jim BryanAtlanta, GA373438313432207$ 25.00
7LeRoy CooperAtlanta, GA343735333930208$ 15.00
8Charlie McIntoshBirmingham, AL363337333733209$ 12.50
Herman StricklandMacon, GA343239333437209$ 12.50
10Reece ArringtonBirmingham, AL373535373531210$ 2.50
Jim GoodmanBirmingham, AL323835373236210$ 2.50
Wayne HuntBirmingham, AL353436373632210$ 2.50
Frank OverstreetBirmingham, AL333833403432210$ 2.50
14Virgil Bryan SrAtlanta, GA363633353536211
Howard CollinsColumbia, SC383337343237211
16Ross SmithBirmingham, AL353437373533212
Condy RobersonSavannah, GA313539354032212
18Bud IrelandJacksonville, FL403437343434213
19Ron NixonColumbus, GA363835363831214
20Dave HavronAugusta, GA343742333732215
21Charles NesmithSavannah, GA393737333733216
22Bill PetersEast Point, GA353838333737218
23James CobbAtlanta, GA373737314235219
24Lee HuntAlexandria, LA393635353936220
Bennie MealerAtlanta, GA363537353740220
26AC MedlinMontgomery, AL403737363834222
Jack GilbertMontgomery, AL393537364035222
28Lloyd DearAnniston, AL403436343843225
Mack HayesBirmingham, AL393837344037225
Wayne KimbroughHuntsville, AL443438323740225
31Earl MillsMontgomery, AL383740353937226
MCDave WarringtonJacksonville, FL151MC
Bill CouchMontgomery, AL152MC
Joe DavidsonMacon, GA152MC
Jerry DrefahlNew Orleans, LA152MC
Ed FulfordColumbus, GA153MC
Charlie McCownMacon, GA154MC
Grady BradshawCharlotte, NC155MC
Carl StricklandMacon, GA155MC
Roger GreeneMacon, GA158MC
Bruce NolandMiami, FL158MC
KV EstesHuntsville, AL159MC
Max GuthrieBirmingham, AL159MC
Harold SmithForest Park, GA160MC
James SpearMontgomery, AL160MC
Don CheyneAnniston, AL161MC
Roy CollinsworthMacon, GA161MC
Jim LewisBirmingham, AL161MC
Russ MaddoxMontgomery, AL161MC
Rufus StarrForest Park, GA163MC
CB FunderburkBirmingham, AL178MC