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August 27, 1956 Table Of Contents

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Jimmy Jemail's Hotbox

The Question: Do you think more or less of Ted Williams since the spitting episode in Boston?

By Jimmy Jemail

Girl Olympians

CAN THE SOVIET GIRLS BE STOPPED?

Although U.S. women athletes looked better than ever in Philadelphia, they do not yet figure to upset the toughest in the world

By Mary Snow

Spectacle

HYDRO HASSLE IN DETROIT

Seattle invades Detroit to fight for supremacy in the world's fastest boats over a washboard course

By Jim Atwater

Events & Discoveries

EVENTS & DISCOVERIES

GET IN THERE AND BUNT, STEVENSON!, TED WILLIAMS AND THE MORAL CLIMATE, AUGUST EQUIPMENT: GREASE, HANDCUFFS AND UKULELES, JUST A PUBLICITY STUNT?

The Wonderful World Of Sport

THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF SPORT

Wonderful World Of Sport

OLYMPIANS PUT AVERY BRUNDAGE ON THE SPOT

First Of Two Parts

THE STRIPED BASS: A DETECTIVE STORY

The investigator examined its nursery, searched its feeding grounds, cross-examined anglers and scientists. Where, he asked, is the striper?

By Gerald Holland

The Outdoor Week

THE OUTDOOR WEEK

As millions of waterfowl gather in Canada before heading south, a special report from their prairie nesting grounds by Reginald Wells predicts a great hunting season to come

Edited by Thomas H. Lineaweaver

Baseball

PITCHER'S COMEBACK

Behind the Phillies' late-season drive to make the first division is the quietly dramatic story of a

By Roy Terrell

X-ray

X-RAY

Tip From The Top

especially for weekend golfers

By Joe La Machia

Boating

BUZZARDS BAY BERTH

Thirteen skippers battled for Olympic nomination but it was an unkind whim of fate which settled the

By Mort Lund

Horse Racing

THERE'S MY HORSE

Rich and poor mingle at Saratoga, but the price is high for the privilege of shouting at the track:

By Whitney Tower

Family Fair

FUN AT THE FAMILY FAIR

New home of the Hambletonian, Du Quoin is the old home of auto racing, vaudeville and almost anything else you care to name

By Alice Higgins

GREAT AND CRAZY HORSE SHOW

Although the favorites failed to win, blue ribbons and silver cups were only half of Dublin's celebrated week

By Claud Cockburn

Acknowledgments

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

THE FOOT-LOOSE SPORTSMAN IN DETROIT

By Horace Sutton

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19th HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Mr. Caper

MR. CAPER

By Ajay

Pat On The Back

U.S. BRIDGE TEAM

Departments

MEMO FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Harry Phillips

SCOREBOARD

...THESE FACES IN THE CROWD...

FOCUS ON THE DEED

FOR THE RECORD