- In 2003, Arnold Palmer was paired with Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player at Masters Par-3 Contest
- He plunked a ball in the water on No. 6, but took a mulligan as the crowd cheered him on
(CNN)My father came from that old-school league of golf enthusiasts. He was part of Arnie's Army, legend Arnold Palmer's legion of fans, and he loved to sit around the bar at his local American Legion telling stories about guys like Fuzzy Zoeller and Lee Trevino as if he knew them.