Published in Argall,s Series,the image shows a group of early Golfers,the man in the white suit is one James Martin Barnes,better know as"Jim" Barnes,he was born in Lelant in Cornwall & worked as a Caddie & Club Makers apprentice while growing up.He moved to America, where at the age of twenty,he turned Professional but 

but never became an American Citizen.In his career he won 4 Major Titles,The US PGA in 1916 & 1919,The US "Open" in 1921 & The British Open in 1925,he won a further 21 regular tour events in Total.He must still be in his teens when the card was 1st produced.

The card is in very good + condition,posted in1908.A RARE card.

This card was posted in 1908 when Barnes was already in America,so the card if definately earlier than 1908.                                                                                                                 Ref.976

SOLD>Ref.976.Jim Barnes.Lelant Golf Links,Cornwall Ref 976 C.1908


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