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November 19, 1956 Table Of Contents

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Jimmy Jemail's Hotbox

The Question: Should team scores be kept in the Olympics? (Asked of big shots)

By Jimmy Jemail

Coming Events

COMING EVENTS Including Olympic finals

HUJ, HUJ, HAJRA!

Thus, last week—in the Magyar version of hip, hip, hooray—the Hungarians were welcomed to Australia. Their salute can stand as the world's salute to the whole assemblage of human skill and excellence known as the Olympic Games

Football: Eighth Week

A DAY OF DECISION

The time is here when New Year's Day and its bowl games are uppermost in the minds of the country's best football teams and their ardent supporters, so Saturday was a day of climax among contenders. Tennessee proved its priority over Georgia Tech for either the Cotton or Sugar Bowl; Iowa over Minnesota and Oregon State over Stanford for the Rose Bowl; Colorado over Missouri for the Orange Bowl; and Texas A&M over all to defend the honor of the Southwest

By Lee Griggs

Events & Discoveries

EVENTS & DISCOVERIES

VOTE OF CONFIDENCE FOR GOLF, THE MELBOURNE CUP RUNNETH OVER, MEDICO-SPORTING JOURNAL, THE COACH'S WIFE, ARCHIE MOORE IN A REFLECTIVE MOOD, A MUFFLED BOOM IN SOCCER

Preview

THE 1956 OLYMPICS

Next week the Games begin. Sports Illustrated presents on the following 50 pages the Olympic sports and Olympians who offer the world, in its present doubtful state, a common cause to cheer

By Coles Phinizy

STARS OF TRACK & FIELD

WATCH THE U.S.

Here is the heart and soul of the Olympic Games and here, once again, it will be the United States against the world—with the U.S. favored

By Roy Terrell

THE WOMEN

THE HOST IS BEST

While getting ready to stage a fierce Olympic swimming match, Australia also built a team strong enough to keep most of the gold medals at home

By Coles Phinizy

VETERANS AND RISING STARS

Olympic Honor Roll

OLYMPIC HONOR ROLL

An alphabetical listing of the men and women who will represent the United States at Melbourne

Scouting Reports

WEIGHT LIFTING

ROWING

BOXING

YACHTING

SHOOTING

BASKETBALL

WATER POLO

CYCLING

SOCCER

FIELD HOCKEY

FENCING

GYMNASTICS

WRESTLING

CANOEING

PENTATHLON

Acknowledgments

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

Sporting Look

WELL OUTFITTED FOR MELBOURNE

The best-dressed team we've ever sent to an Olympiad wears uniforms donated by American manufacturers

Tip From The Top

especially for erratic chippers

By Sam Snead

Indoor Golfer

THE INDOOR GOLFER

The frost is on the fairway and the golfer stays at home. He's in the den, polishing up his game

By Fred R. Smith

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19th HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Mr. Caper

MR. CAPER

By Ajay

Pat On The Back

U.S. OLYMPIC FIELD HOCKEY TEAM

Departments

MEMO FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Harry Phillips

...THESE FACES IN THE CROWD...

FOCUS ON THE DEED

SCOREBOARD

FOR THE RECORD

AROUND THE COUNTRY

By Don Parker

THE PROS

By Tex Maule