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August 8, 1955 Table Of Contents

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Jimmy Jemail's Hotbox

The Question: Who is or was the hardest pitcher for you to hit?

By Jimmy Jemail

Events & Discoveries

EVENTS & DISCOVERIES

The struggle at the summit, Some private pursuits, Baker on a bicycle, A resignation in New Orleans, Commissioner's survey, The incredible Mr. Iharos

Spectacle

SEATTLE SPRAY

A squadron of roaring hydroplanes and a couple of hot-tempered owners have stirred the Gold Cup city into a fever of excitement

Return Of The Jones Boy

THE RETURN OF THE JONES BOY

Ted Jones, that is, the Gold Cup designer who has the whole town of Seattle talking about his racing comeback

By Ezra Bowen

HOGAN REVEALS HIS SECRET

The most highly publicized, widely discussed but best-kept secret in modern sports has been "Hogan's Secret." Now that he has decided, at 42, to enter semiretirement, the great golf champion this week disclosed his still unguessed private formula

By Herbert Warren Wind

The Wonderful World Of Sport

THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF SPORT

BALL TEAM ON THE ROAD

Column Of The Week

The Detroit News

A WORD OF WARNING TO THOSE 'WHO WANT TO BUILD A MODERN RACE TRACK—IT TAKES MONEY

By H. G. Salsinger

Tennis

TRABERT'S SHOULDER INJURY HAS THE U.S. ON THE SPOT BUT AUSTRALIA IS TROUBLED TOO AND NOBODY IS COMPLACENT

By William F. Talbert

Motor Sports

SI'S MOTOR EXPERT BECOMES THE FIRST JOURNALIST ANYWHERE TO ROAD-TEST THE HOT D-TYPE WORKS JAGUAR. HIS CONCLUSION: D STANDS FOR DYNAMITE

By John Bentley

Tip From The Top

For all golfers

By Jackson Bradley

Fisherman's Calendar

FISHERMAN'S CALENDAR

Compiled by Ed Zern

Pulling The Longbow

PULLING THE LONGBOW

Four million Americans are doing it as archery becomes the nation's fastest growing family sport

By Reginald Wells

Yesterday

THE GOOD OLD SUMMERTIME

In June 1899 my Grandpa, with an enthusiasm he soon lost, built a scow and took us boys on a river cruise. Poison ivy and rattlers in shore camp didn't bother us, but he gave up after stepping on a rusty nail

By Walt Sibley

Coming Events

COMING EVENTS August 5 through August 14

Acknowledgments

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19th HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Pat On The Back

PAT ON THE BACK

Departments

MEMO FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Harry Phillips

A ROUNDUP OF THE WEEK'S NEWS