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1934 Masters

 

The 1934 Masters Tournament was the very first one. It was originally named the Augusta National Invitation Tournament.

Winner: Horton Smith, 284

Where it was played: Augusta National Golf Club, Augusta, Georgia

Tournament dates: March 22-25, 1934

Leader after first round: Emmet French, Jimmy Hines and Horton Smith, 70

Leader after second round: Horton Smith, 142

Leader after third round: Horton Smith, 212

Notable Notes: Who was the very first Masters champion? Horton Smith, who shared or held the lead after each round. Smith secured the win with a 10-foot birdie putt on the next-to-last hole, and edged runner-up Craig Wood by one stroke. Tournament co-founder Bobby Jones finished tied for 13th. This was the only Masters played entirely in March (one other Masters started in March).

Final Scores
Horton Smith 70-72-70-72--284
Craig Wood 71-74-69-71--285
Billy Burke 72-71-70-73--286
Paul Runyan 74-71-70-71--286
Ed Dudley 74-69-71-74--288
Willie MacFarlane 74-73-70-74--291
Al Espinosa 75-70-75-72--292
Jimmy Hines 70-74-74-74--292
Harold McSpaden 77-74-72-69--292
Macdonald Smith 74-70-74-74--292
Mortie Dutra 74-75-71-73--293
Al Waltrous 74-74-71-74--293
Walter Hagen 71-76-70-77--294
Bobby Jones 76-74-72-72--294
Denny Shute 73-73-76-72--294
Leo Diegel 73-72-74-76--295
Ralph Stonehouse 74-70-75-76--295
Ky Laffoon 72-79-72-73--296
Johnny Revolta 75-72-75-74--296
Bill Schwartz 75-72-71-78--296
Johnny Golden 71-75-74-77--297
a-Charlie Yates 76-72-77-72--297
a-Johnny Dawson 74-73-76-75--298
Henry Picard 71-76-75-76--298
Henry Ciuci 74-73-74-78--299
Tom Creavy 74-73-80-72--299
Vic Ghezzi 77-74-74-74--299
Bobby Cruickshank 74-74-80-72--300
Jim Foulis 78-74-76-72--300
Mike Turnesa 75-74-77-74--300
Charles Lacey 74-73-80-74--301
John Kinder 77-76-74-76--303
Phil Perkins 74-76-76-78--304
a-George Dunlap 76-75-78-77--306
Joe Turnesa 75-75-77-79--306
Johnny Farrell 77-80-78-72--307
Joe Paletti 73-79-75-80--307
Errie Ball 74-75-74-86--309
Abe Espinosa 76-77-75-81--309
Gene Kunes 80-76-78-75--309
David Ogilvie 79-75-77-78--309
Tom Kerrigan 76-78-80-79--310
George Kerrigan 84-74-76-77--311
a-Ross Somerville 82-78-74-77--311
a-Willie Turnesa 75-78-80-79--312
Sam Parks Jr. 79-81-79-74--313
John Perelli 79-77-79-78--313
W.D. Fondren 79-79-74-83--315
a-Billy Howell 76-80-83-76--315
Fred McLeod 80-81-79-76--316
George Sargent 80-76-82-78--316
Charles Hall 79-81-77-80--317
George Jacobus 79-80-77-81--317
a-Walter Emery 77-76-82-84--319
a-Sam Perry 77-81-80-81--319
Jim Vincent 80-80-77-82--319
Willie Dow 81-79-80-80--320
a-Jess Sweetser 80-82-81-78--321
a-C.T. Wilson 80-83-80-79--322
a-Bayard Mitchell 84-79-84-85--332
Cyril Walker 88-85-81-80--334

Other accounts of the 1934 Masters:
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Related pages:
List of all winners of The Masters

 

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