Published by G.Rome Innes,Chemist, Lossiemouth. Willie Fernie was The Professional at Troon from 1887 until his retirement in 1924 and died quite soon after.One of a Family of Golfing Brothers he was also a Prolific Course Architect & designed & constructed many Scottish courses in his career.The card is in Mint Posted Condition.Cards such as these,where the celebrities are not actually named on the card are the kind the more experience
collector is always looking for as often the seller has no knowledge of the card,therefore also less knowledge of its value.Hugh
Kirkcaldy was the Brother of St Andrews Professional Andrew
Kirkcaldy,Hugh won the "Open" in 1891 but sadly died soon after at the age of 29 years.