Articles about Barbara

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  • “Puett’s Informal Classes Making a Welcome Return,” Austin American-Statesman, February 9, 2011.  [link]
  • “Sisters in Swing:  Female Golf Instructors Making Their Mark in the Austin Area,” Austin American-Statesman, All Things Golf Supplement, March 2, 2006, p. 7 (by Art Stricklin).  [pdf]
  • “So You Never Got the Chance to Take a Lesson from Harvey Penick?” Texas Golfer Magazine, September 2005, pp. 10-11 (by Carlton Wade).  [pdf]
  • “Learn Rules, Etiquette Before You Swing Club,” USA Today, unknown date (by Carol Herwig).  [pdf]
  • “A Positive Spin: Westbanker Takes Constructive Approach to Golf Instruction, Special Education Advocacy,” Westlake Picayune, Thursday, April 8, 1999, p. 9 (by Andy Rhodes).  [pdf]
  • “Where Are They Now?  Barbara Puett, Golf, 1960-62,”  University of Texas at Austin publication, February 1998.  [pdf]
  • “Penick’s Principles Live On Through Austin’s Barbara Puett,” Hill Country Golf News, July 1997, pp. 6-8 (by Doug Smith).  [pdf]
  • “Women Fighting Tradition on the Links,” Austin American-Statesman, Wednesday, August 3, 1994, p. 1 (by Bob Banta and Julie Bonnin).  [pdf]

Barbara and Harvey Penick at book signing   Barbara and Richard Bischoff, June 1994
West Austin News, October 14, 1993

Early Career

  • “Austin Woman Wins Medalist Play Here,” Corpus Christi, Texas, May 11, 1965 (by Buck Francis).  [pdf]
  • Mrs. Puett Wins MI Golf Tourney.”  [pdf]
  • “Tournament Play Begins Today,” News-Journal, June 9, 1960.  [pdf]

Photos [pdf]

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