The 1946 Fort Worth Invitation golf tournament at the old Glen Garden Country Club was the first to carry that name.
The 1946 Fort Worth Invitation golf tournament at the old Glen Garden Country Club was the first to carry that name. Courtesy Firestone & Robertson Distilling Co.
The 1946 Fort Worth Invitation golf tournament at the old Glen Garden Country Club was the first to carry that name. Courtesy Firestone & Robertson Distilling Co.

At pro golf's first Fort Worth Invitational, crowds were thin (and so was money)

May 19, 2018 03:08 PM

About Bud Kennedy

Bud Kennedy

@budkennedy

Bud Kennedy is a homegrown Fort Worth guy who started out covering high school football here when he was 16. He went away to the Fort Worth Press and newspapers in Austin and Dallas, then came home in 1981.

Since 1987, he's written more than 1,000 weekly dining columns and more than 3,000 news and politics columns. If you don't like what he says about politics, read him on barbecue.

Email Bud at bud@star-telegram.com