William C. Fownes, Jr.
At The Country Club, Brookline, Mass., William C. Fownes, Jr., from
Oakmont (Pa.) Country Club, was two down to Chick Evans with four to play
in the semi-final round and defeated him, 1 up. He went on to win the
Championship by defeating Warren K. Wood, 4 and 3, in the final, Fred
Herreshoff was medalist with 152. Mr. Fownes later became President of