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Pat On The Back

PAT ON THE BACK

Herewith a salute from the editors to men and women of all ages who have fairly earned the good opinion of the world of sport, regardless of whether they have yet earned its tallest headlines

Bladder-Ball

PUSHING ELIS

Yale undergraduates, grunting up and down the sacred sod of old campus, revive a tradition of the '90s with "First Annual Bladder-Ball Contest"

Glory Day In Columbus, Ohio

GLORY DAY IN COLUMBUS

Ohio State turned on its historic tormentor, Michigan, Saturday and trounced the Wolverines 21-7. The victory gave the Buckeyes a Rose Bowl bid and gave the city of Columbus a night of wild singing, cheering and celebrating

By Roger Kahn

SLAUGHTER IN THE COLISEUM

The Trojans fought like Trojans, blunted the Bruin attack and held the score close for a good while. But the issue was seldom in doubt

By Herman Hickman

The Wonderful World Of Sport

THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF SPORT

Spectacle

CAVEMEN AT WORK

Underground explorers enter the dark mouth of a Kentucky cave. A tortuous and dangerous descent lies ahead, but spelunkers find the perils justified by the exotic scenery

Soundtrack

SOUNDTRACK

THE EDITORS POINT TO ONE EFFECT OF POLITE CARTELS IN THE BOWL BUSINESS AND REGISTER DISSENT ON A BOXING-REFORM ALTERNATIVE, BUT THEY ARE CHEERED BY A BAD FIGHT AND A BACK-TALKING COACH

A Call To Arms

A CALL TO ARMS

The founder of the Association for the Protection of the Poor Put-upon Fight Fan welcomes new members and bids them join the cry for an overdue delousing

By Budd Schulberg

Jimmy Jemail's Hotbox

The Question: It has been said that boxing cannot exist unless it does business with the underworld. What do you think?

By Jimmy Jemail

Sport In Art

THE TURKEY SHOOT

It was a purposeful part of the traditional preparations for Thanksgiving among Americans of the last century—and in some rural areas it still is

Sporting Look

RIVIERA PLAY CLOTHES

The international gallery of sun lovers who play on the Cote d'Azur are famous for their beauty and style of dress in the water and out

Weidman

AT HOME—WHERE TO PARK?

With sports moving indoors, the Weidmans—like most Americans—have to find a place to put their car. "Dominick" is one—sob!—answer

By Jerome Weidman

A BLUE FLAME OVER CAMBRIDGE

By Martin Kane

GENEVIEVE RIDES AGAIN

Inspired by a funny movie, the British Vintage Sports Car Club and the Veteran Motor Car Club of America put on the first Anglo-American antique-car rally

Golf

CHAT WITH HENRY

SI's golf columnist answers a British critic of the U.S. scene with comments of his own

By Herbert Warren Wind

Army-Navy Soccer

ARMY AND NAVY TIE!

Cadets battle Midshipmen to 1-1 deadlock in rain and fog—with tickets for the traditional game truly nonexistent. P.S. Match was at soccer, U.S. sport's best-kept secret

By Gerald Holland

Dramatic Debut

ROOKIE'S DRAMATIC DEBUT

Coming Events

COMING EVENTS November 26 through December 2

Fisherman's Calendar

FISHERMAN'S CALENDAR

A digest of last-minute reports from fishermen and other unreliable sources

Compiled by Ed Zern

Acknowledgments

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

Health

FEET ON THE SHOWER ROOM FLOOR

The latest study of athlete's foot shows that the rule book on how to prevent the pesky fungus infection should be rewritten

Yesterday

HOOVER'S GOLDEN GATE

No one, including the teams and business manager Herbert Hoover, was prepared for the first frenzied Stanford-California football game

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19th HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Departments

MEMO FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Harry Phillips

SCOREBOARD

A ROUNDUP OF THE WEEK'S NEWS