American architecture allows practically no option as to where the drive shall go…now, let me ask what manner of golfer will be developed by courses of this nature? The answer is—a mechanical shot producer with little initiative and less judgement, and ability only to play the shot as prescribed. BOBBY JONES
Phil Kosin offers some intriguing food for thought on the Rules of Golf, how they are used by everyday golfers and how they could be tweaked to help speed up play. Thanks to reader Chicago Kid for the head's up.