Arnold Palmer: Born in Youngstown, Pa., Sept. 10, 1929, the son of the pro at the Latrobe Golf Club. After graduating from Latrobe High in 1947, attended Wake Forest College and put in three-year hitch in Coast Guard. Single.
Golfing Background: Started to play at 11, two years later won the Western Pennsylvania Juniors. Took the Southern Intercollegiate in 1950, this summer the All-American at Tam O'Shanter.
Off the Course: Salesman for a Cleveland painting-supplies company.
Next Aim: U.S. Walker Cup team.