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April 11, 1955 Table Of Contents

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Jimmy Jemail's Hotbox

The Question: Do the Olympic Games tend to promote international good will? (asked at Vienna, Austria)

By Jimmy Jemail

Events & Discoveries

EVENTS & DISCOVERIES

Santee surprises Santee, Camaraderie rules the flyways, Hockey's cup runneth overtime, A thumb for Willie's eye, Racegoers win stately pleasure dome, Sport for sitters

Spectacle

MAN ALONE

A tarpon fisherman finds a wild world all his own on the lonely and pellucid sea west of Florida's Keys

Red Smith

LATE FLASH FROM DELPHI

An oracle named Smith takes a long, breezy look at the National League, listens to a character or two, sticks a pin in here and there, and comes up with the word on this year's pennant race: it will be a thriller

By Red Smith

Preview

NATIONAL LEAGUE BASEBALL

Cincinnati or Chicago will be leading the league Monday night but 168 days later—well, figure it out for yourself

By Robert Creamer

The Wonderful World Of Sports

BIG-SHOT GOLF

HANDBALL GETS A NEW CHAMP

WATER OBSTACLE OUTINGS

IT'S A GAUDY SHOW

Whatcha gonna do about rasslin'? SI answers this oft-asked question with a color portfolio and the observation: It may not be on the level but it's a gaudy show

Skiing

BRIGHT YEAR FOR U.S.

American skiers caught up, but the champ is still a European

By Ezra Bowen

Irish Stud

IRISH HORSE SENSE

Boxing

TWO DEPARTURES

A jeer for Saxton and a tear for Graham

By Budd Schulberg

Tennis

LOVE LOST

The pros try a new scoring plan

By William F. Talbert

Acknowledgments

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

TRAGEDY IN INDIA

A famous photographer takes her last picture

By John O'Reilly

Football

DRIVE AT MIAMI

Coach Andy Gustafson has the system and the men

By Herman Hickman

Keep In The Pink

TRICK KNEE

By William H. White

Tip From The Top

Especially for beginners but useful for golfers of all degrees of skill

By Rip Arnold

Yesterday

26 INNINGS TO A TIE

The pitching got better after the Boston Braves and Brooklyn Robins passed the tough 17th inning of the longest game in all baseball history

Coming Events

COMING EVENTS April 8 through April 17

Fisherman's Calendar

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

Compiled by Ed Zern

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19th HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

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

Departments

A ROUNDUP OF THE WEEK'S NEWS

MEMO FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Harry Phillips