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Michaux: Masters finish worth wait

...the record shared by former Augusta National caddies Pappy Stokes (Picard, Harmon, Hogan twice and Burke) and Willie Peterson (Nicklaus).BOGEY: Phil Mickelson. With his Frankenwood. three-time champ only broke par (barely) once and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/masters/2013-04-16/masters-finish-worth-wait
Nicklaus' first win

...couldn't distinguish between red (for under-par scores) and green (over par), and he turned to his caddie Willie Peterson for help."I saw a row of 1s," Nicklaus said. "I said, 'Willie, how many of those 1s up there are red?' And...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/history/nicklaus-first-win
Rants & Raves

...ANYBODY EXPLAIN why gas prices go down in pennies, but go up in nickels, dimes and this week, a quarter? RAVES TO WILLIE Peterson, of Harlem. He paid for my breakfast, and I am grateful that someone can be kind to a senior citizen. God bless...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-07-31/rants-raves
'The godfather of the golf course'

...Roberts would tell Pappy which players he should caddie for in the Masters. Stokes made some good choices. He and Willie Peterson, who died in 1999 at age 66 in New York City, each caddied for five Masters winners. While Peterson's victories...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/14/gol_88870.shtml
Golf | Augusta National Golf Club
Across South Carolina

...woman has been accused of killing her boyfriend, police said. Doris Ann Williams was charged Sunday with murder. Willie Peterson, 53, died after begin taken to a hospital. The cause of death was not specified on police reports. Officers had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/26/met_329011.shtml
Metro
Making the kick

Dominique Peterson, 11, closes his eyes as he kicks the ball his father, Willie Peterson, was holding on the Evans High School football field Saturday. Mr. Peterson, of Thompson, was at the school to watch his brother...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/28/met_257490.shtml
Metro | Evans High School
Veteran Masters caddie dead at 66

Willie Peterson, who caddied for five of Jack Nicklaus' six Masters Tournament titles...Illustrated's Dan Jenkins said the result "made Nicklaus and his caddie, Willie Peterson, resemble Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers." Peterson started caddieing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/23/oth_257046.shtml
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Caddie for the ages

...Masters as Ben Crenshaw's caddie this week, has owned the record since 1995 for most Masters caddied. The late Willie Peterson, who spent 25 years as Jack Nicklaus' caddie (1959-83), is second with 34, according to research by Golf Digest 's...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/history/caddie-ages
Mr. Willie Peterson Jr.

Mr. Willie Peterson Jr., 66, of 2918 Crosscreek Road, died Saturday, March 20, 1999, at North General Hospital, New York. The funeral will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/26/obi_257319.shtml
Obituaries
1986 was the year Jack came back

...tote for his father at Augusta National. In five previous Masters triumphs, Jack had used Augusta National caddy Willie Peterson. After the caddy field was opened in 1983, Nicklaus used different caddies every year until Jackie came on for '86...

http://augusta.com/masters/history/1986-was-year-jack-came-back