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January 2, 1956 Table Of Contents

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Jimmy Jemail's Hotbox

The Question: How have you changed in the 40 years since playing in the first of the Rose Bowl series, Jan. 1, 1916, between Brown and Washington State?

By Jimmy Jemail

Events & Discoveries

EVENTS & DISCOVERIES

FORWARD LOOK AT THE POLITICO-SPORTING YEAR, AUSLANDER LOOK AT THE SPORTSMAN OF THE YEAR, THE THREAT OF FLAM AND SHEA, THE WRESTLING FAN'S CURIOUS PSYCHE, CRICKET, NAVY FASHION

Spectacle

REPORT FROM UNDERGROUND

New explores prove an old cave is the world's longest

A Coon Trap Leads To A Labyrinth

A COON TRAP LEADS TO A LABYRINTH

Beyond the small hole into which Trapper Floyd Collins first wriggled in 1917, explorers have pushed almost to the limit of their endurance

By Coles Phinizy

Sportsman Of The Year

THE YEAR, THE MOMENT AND JOHNNY PODRES

There was no Roger Bannister in 1955, towering above the crowded field of sport like an Everest, but there was a yellow-haired youngster from the Adirondacks who provided sport's most rousing moment of the year—and its most significant

By Robert Creamer

1955's Triumphs Revisited

1955'S TRIUMPHS REVISITED

The golfer of his time, an unbeaten heavyweight and a big bay colt made a part of the year's sports memory book

By Alfred Wright

Classics

CLASSICS

Sleek and powerful automobiles from a golden age of motoring are coming off the junk yards and onto the roads in glistening and ever-increasing numbers

By Kenneth Rudeen

The Wonderful World Of Sport

THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF SPORT

Heart Exercises

WHAT TO DO AFTER A HEART ATTACK? EXERCISE!

A revolutionary treatment for coronaries prescribes an active life, a return to work and sports of victim's choice. Here is a report on what leading specialists advise and what exercise can be safely enjoyed

By Dorothy Stull

Tip From The Top

Especially for middle- and high-handicap golfers

By Bill Zonker

Pro Football

CLEVELAND WON THE TITLE AGAIN BUT NOT BEFORE THE WHOLE NFL HAD COME TO APPRECIATE COACH SID GILLMAN AND HIS L.A. RAMS

By James Murray

Snow Patrol

SNOW PATROL

Compiled by Mort Lund

Ski Tip

THE MEANING OF THE FALL LINE, AND HOW TO AVOID FREEZING INTO AN UNPLANNED AND DANGEROUS SCHUSS HALFWAY THROUGH A TURN

By Friedl Pfeifer/Coach, U.S. Olympic Team

Fisherman's Calendar

FISHERMAN'S CALENDAR

Compiled by Ed Zern

Yesterday

BEATING THE FLYER

In the 1800s four boys in an iceboat took on the Albany Flyer in a race. Their frosty triumph is recalled by one of them, as told to Tay Hohoff

By Thomas B. Hallock

Coming Events

COMING EVENTS December 30 through January 8

Acknowledgments

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19th HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Pat On The Back

PAT ON THE BACK

Departments

A ROUNDUP OF THE WEEK'S NEWS

MEMO FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Harry Phillips