$1,000 Richmond Open

Richmond, VA

August 20, 1960

Frank Holt Retains Leading Money Winner Title

For the first time in the history of the Putt-Putt Professional Golfers Association, a playoff was held to determine top money winner, as Frank Holt, of Savannah, Georgia and Ron Nixon, pro from Columbus, Georgia finished the 108-hole route of the $1,000 PPPGA tournament on the Putt-Putt Golf Course in Richmond, Virginia with an identical score of 192 each. In an additional 18 holes of play to determine top money man, Holt finished 2 up with a 30 for an aggregate of 222, with Nixon trailing with a 32, for a 224 total.

For first place, Holt won $500, bringing his 1960 earnings thus far in the circuit to a total of $4,096.66, leading money winner in the PPPGA. Nixon earned $250, bringing his total to $2,688.32 thus far in the season.

Third place money of $100 was won by Bob Williamson of Jacksonville, Florida, with fourth place of $50 going to Asheville, North Carolina pro, Vance Randall.

On August 27, the final tournament of the 14 tournament circuit for 1960 will be played on the Putt-Putt Golf Course in Fayetteville, North Carolina. Prize money will total $1,000, with top money being $500.

Place Player City 1 2 3 4 5 6 Total Cash
1Frank HoltSavannah, GA293432343033192$ 500.00
2Ron NixonColumbus, GA333329313036192$ 250.00
3Bob WilliamsonJacksonville, FL333227383034194$ 100.00
4Vance RandallAsheville, NC323132353432196$ 50.00
5Earl FrittsHouston, TX343530343332198$ 25.00
6John ConnorGreenville, SC333330323935202$ 18.33
Roy CollinsworthMacon, GA353730333433202$ 18.33
Buddy TaylorBaltimore, MD343427383435202$ 18.33
9Earl CappsRoanoke, VA303533343635203$ 10.00
10Bill SeibelRichmond, VA353237333235204$ 5.00
Bob RudasAllentown, PA343535363034204$ 5.00
12Neil ConnorGreenville, SC373634313037205
13Lee WeldySavannah, GA343433363534206
14Lloyd WoodCharlottesville, VA373437373035210
15Charlie Connor JrGreenville, SC373634352940211
16George ClementsRichmond, VA343637323938216
17George BoahnFayetteville, NC343837383436217
Ralph LloydRichmond, VA363439363438217
19Harry ShelorColonial Heights, VA353832373642220
Charles HeissBaltimore, MD334036433335220
Dave MerricksLynchburg, VA393836393236220
Ed CurrcuiWilmington, DE343839353440220
Charles FaganRichmond, VA373838373337220
24Dick TribowWilmington, DE373235413640221
Fred ArborgastAllentown, PA383736393536221
26Boyd AshwellWashington, DC224
Terry FitzgeraldCharlottesville, VA224
28Earnest KaulfussAllentown, PA225
29Curtis EgglestonCharlottesville, VA227
30Richard KroneNew Castle, DE230
31Jim WilliamsChapel Hill, NC233
MCDick SoudersBaltimore, MD152MC
Bill KochWilmington, DE154MC
Laurence HoganWilmington, DE154MC
Robert JonesCharlottesville, VA156MC
Norm CrickenbergerWilmington, DE157MC
Charles SygowskiWilmington, DE157MC
Bob DivverWashington, DC159MC
Harvey MartinBaltimore, MD159MC
Bill BlanchardWilmington, DE159MC
Bill TaylorBaltimore, MD160MC
Dick ReedWilmington, DE160MC
Bob EllisRoanoke, VA160MC
R FitzgeraldCharlottesville, VA163MC
Grattan ColdinCharlottesville, VA163MC
David PlumbCharlottesville, VA163MC
Jesse StevensWilmington, DE165MC
John SentmanWilmington, DE165MC
J SturdiviantChapel Hill, NC165MC
Warren WelksCharleston, WV166MC
Lewis LindsayRoanoke, VA168MC
Cal SkidmoreWashington, DC171MC