Solomon Jones hopped out of the caddie and yelled up to King.
Did you hear, the caddie Retirement Fund at the P.B.C.C was invested with Madoff and is now wiped out?
1630s, Scottish form of French cadet (see cadet). Originally "person who runs errands;" meaning of "golfer's assistant" is 1851. A letter from Edinburgh c.1730 describes the city's extensive and semi-organized "Cawdys, a very useful Black-Guard, who attend ... publick Places to go at Errands; and though they are Wretches, that in Rags lye upon the Stairs and in the Streets at Night, yet are they often considerably trusted .... This Corps has a kind of Captain ... presiding over them, whom they call the Constable of the Cawdys."
A Cadillac car: And we'll rent a black Caddy (1920s+)