1930 Bobby Jones Signed Spectator's Scorecard from U.S. Amateur Tournament--Completion of Historic Grand Slam!...
Of course, Jones did indeed prove victorious, and his opponent for the final thirty-six holes was a golfer named Eugene Homans. Jones led by seven holes after the morning round, and when both Jones and Homans parred the eleventh hole in the afternoon, Jones' lead stood at eight holes with seven to play. The Grand Slam was his.
The presented scorecard was carried and scored by a spectator for the twenty-nine holes of competition between Jones and Homans it required to seal the former's victory, concluding with their matching par fours on the eleventh hole. Wisely, the spectator approached the victorious golfer for his autograph, applied with the spectator's scoring pencil with 9/10 boldness. To the best of our knowledge, this is the only known signature from Jones that can be definitively pegged to the very day of his Grand Slam realization, and as such stands as one of the most desirable Jones autographs in the hobby.
The scorecard exhibits minor handling wear but no damage of note. Full LOA from James Spence Authentication.
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