Louis N. James
|Louis N. James|
|— Golfer —|
|Died||June 7, 1935 (aged 51)
|Best results in major championships
|The Open Championship||DNP|
|U.S. Amateur||Win: 1902|
James won the 1902 U.S. Amateur at Glen View Club, defeating Eben Byers in the final, 4 and 2. Heavy rain flooded part of the course, and the final four rounds, including the final, were played on the first nine, 36-hole matches requiring four circuits of the first nine. James, whose family lived on the grounds of Glen View, was the first teenager to win the U.S. Amateur, at age 19 years, 10 months.
- Elliott, Len; Kelly, Barbara (1976). Who's Who in Golf. New Rochelle, New York: Arlington House. pp. 102–3. ISBN 0-87000-225-2.
- "U.S. Amateur – Past Champions – 1902". United States Golf Association. Retrieved January 8, 2014.
- "Finals Played Today: Byers and James to Meet in Amateur Championship". Deseret Evening News (Salt Lake City, Utah). July 19, 1902. p. 5.
- Morrill, Stanley (August 17, 2012). "From the Golf Journal Archives - From Out of the Past: 1902 Amateur Championship". USGA. Retrieved January 8, 2014.
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