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Pat On The Back

PIETER MIJER

A salute to some who have earned the good opinion of the world of sport, if not yet its tallest headlines

Jimmy Jemail's Hotbox

The Question: Which has a greater element of danger, automobile racing or motorboat racing?

By Jimmy Jemail

Here Comes Casey

LOOK OUT! HERE COMES CASEY

With his beaten Bombers back in spring training, Ol' Case talks (in dialect) about the kind of team he believes will again terrorize the American League and retake the pennant

By Alfred Wright

Soundtrack

SOUNDTRACK

THE EDITORS MEDITATE ON THE ETHICS OF STOCK CAR DOPING, POINT OUT THE SAWDUST TRAIL TO THE INTERNATIONAL, BOXING CLUB AND POUND THE BIG BASS DRUM FOR THE HARVARD BAND

Spectacle

Olympic Gallery

The U.S. has a lively crop of home-grown young skiers who are schussing hard with 1956 in view

By William Johnson

Sore Muscles

KEEP IN THE PINK

Turkey Hunt

THE WARIEST BIRD IN THE FOREST

A turkey gobbler posturing before his harem is a vain beauty, foolish yet cautious as he drives a hunter frantic

By John Curtis Bush

You Should Know

YOU SHOULD KNOW: if you want to take up fly tying

By The Know-It-All

Tip From The Top

Especially useful for golfers with medium and low handicaps

By Jim Browning

Tewksbury Bassets

THE TEWKSBURY FOOT BASSETS

A hound pack with a fancy name welcomes everyone to its weekly hunts. As the next four pages of pictures show, the hunt soon spreads out, the bassets waiting for no one and each follower enjoying the sport at his own pace

By Coles Phinizy

Snow Patrol

SNOW PATROL

A late roundup of snow conditions in America from picked local skiers

Compiled by Bill Wallace

Fisherman's Calendar

FISHERMAN'S CALENDAR

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

Compiled by Ed Zern

THE RUSSIANS BECOME EX-CHAMPS

After an embarrassing wait of a year, Canada's bruising, undiplomatic hockey team takes the world crown from Moscow to British Columbia

By Denis Fodor

Motor Sports

SEBRING STARTERS

An international elite gets set for the only U.S. Grand Prix

By John Bentley

Bowling

A DAY FOR THE LADIES

Prizes are slim but spirit is fine in the women's doubles

By Victor Kalman

Horses

NEW ENGLAND SPIRIT

Nor sleet nor snow nor cold could stop the opening at Lincoln Downs

By Albion Hughes

Anniversary

ANNIVERSARY

Two-Year-Olds

A CURRICULUM FOR TWO-YEAR OLDS

"Man, you gotta learn some manners," is part of the teacher-talk at Hialeah, where juvenile colts and fillies come to learn their duties

By Whitney Tower

Coming Events

COMING EVENTS March 11 through March 20

Acknowledgments

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

Under 21

THE FIELDER'S FRIEND

His glove, of course—and here are some tips on the best way of picking one, and how to care for it when it's yours

By Duane Decker

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19th HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Departments

MEMO FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Harry Phillips

A ROUNDUP OF THE WEEK'S NEWS