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Pat On The Back

PAT ON THE BACK

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: Is there such a thing as a 100% honest golfer? (asked at Palm Beach)

By Jimmy Jemail

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THE MAHARAJA OF MYSORE TAKES SI ON A TIGER HUNT

The nabob of a princely Indian state waits out a village cattle raider and makes a classic kill

Events & Discoveries

EVENTS & DISCOVERIES

RICHARD LOSES TEMPER, MONTREAL LOSES RICHARD, RARE RACES IN RARE PAN-AM AIR, WATCHER WATCHES BIRD WATCHERS, ARE FIGHTING COCKS ANIMALS? UNDIPLOMATIC WORDS ON SPORTS DIPLOMACY, MOSCOW MEMO

The Wonderful World Of Sport

THE BIG SURPRISE OF 1955

MEN OF AFFAIRS

A RIOT FOR ROCKET

Golden Gloves

FAME AND HEARTBREAK IN THE GOLDEN GLOVES

Amateur boxing's giant elimination draws 25,000 young hopefuls a year, but only eight can become champions

By Lee Griggs

IS THIS A SPORT?

Square dancing, which evolved from European country folk dances in Colonial times, has caught some 30 million Americans in its colorful and giddy whirl

Athletes Vs. Altitude

ATHLETES VS. ALTITUDE

At Mexico City, competitors in the Pan-American Games met an unexpected foe. In the rarefied air 7,600 feet above sea level, they are being felled by anoxia

Sport In Art

INDIAN GAMES

Bowling

THIRTY THOUSAND BOWLERS

That's how many will tread the lanes of the Fort Wayne Memorial Coliseum in the 72-day ABC tournament, bowling's annual jamboree

By Victor Kalman

SPEARING SHARKS IN MEXICO

Horses

NEW LOOK?

Could be, this year in New York

By Albion Hughes

Big Business

BIG BUSINESS AT VERO BEACH

Or, for that matter, at any baseball club's spring training site where there's lots more involved than meets the eye. For the Dodgers, for instance, it's a yearly bill of more than $250,000

TRAINING PROBLEMS OF THREE PENNANT CONTENDERS

Boating

SOUTHERN QUEENS

It was a hot winter season for 'Hoot Mon' and 'Finisterre'

By Robert N. Bavier Jr.

Motor Sports

LONG RIDE

This is how it was at Sebring

By John Bentley

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

Acknowledgments

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

Coming Events

COMING EVENTS March 25 through April 3

Yesterday

RUCKUS IN GEORGIA

By Charles Lesemann

Tip From The Top

TIP FROM THE TOP

Especially for beginners and for weekend golfers of all classes

By George Aulbach

Tennis

GOING WEST?

There are signs that tennis may be breaking out of Forest Hills

By William F. Talbert

Anniversary

ANNIVERSARY

You Should Know

YOU SHOULD KNOW: golf's etiquette rules

By The Know-It-All

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19th HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Departments

MEMO FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Harry Phillips

SPORTS OF U.S. PRESIDENTS

THE GIANTS IN THEM DAYS!

By Parke Cummings

A ROUNDUP OF THE WEEK'S NEWS