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January 28, 1957 Table Of Contents

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Jimmy Jemail's Hotbox

The Question: How much weight can a race horse carry without the danger of breaking down?

By Jimmy Jemail

Coming Events

COMING EVENTS Jan. 25 through Feb. 3

MIDWINTER NIGHT'S DREAM PAYS OFF

Basketball coaches are generally hardheaded men who believe neither in mirages nor miracles, but this one pinned his hopes on a vision—and won

By Jeremiah Tax

A LONG SLEEP FOR SAD SAMUEL

Last of the independent weekly fight promoters, Sad Sam Silverman has been getting knockout drops in his war with the IBC but fights groggily on

By Martin Kane

BOSTON NIGHTMARE: EXIT SAWCHUK

National League hockey lives a frenzied week as the Bruins' great goalie is elected a midseason All-Star one day and is dropped by his team on the next

By Andrew Crichton

Spectacle

SCHOOLBOY HOCKEY BOOM

Despite high costs, hockey's popularity with teen-age athletes is growing fast, and the best team, as it nearly always does, again comes from St. Paul's School

By Whitney Tower

Events & Discoveries

EVENTS & DISCOVERIES

TOOTH FOR A TOOTH, MICKEY AND MINNIE AND MONEY, SOME CHESTNUTS FROM THE BANQUET TABLES, JOE'S TAXES: A SLOW PACE ON A FAST TREADMILL, BILLIARDS AND B-52S, TABORI

The Wonderful World Of Sport

THE MOST HAPPY WINNER

RING IN THE NEW

SOME GENTLEMEN PREFER CATS

Old Kraut Revives Bruins

THE OLD KRAUT REVIVES THE BRUINS

By instilling his own fierce will to win in his players, Coach Milton Schmidt, ranking hero of Boston's golden age of hockey, has ended the Bruins' long hibernation and produced the surprise team of the National Hockey League

By Herbert Warren Wind

Snow Patrol

SNOW PATROL

SKIING COAST TO COAST

MEXICAN HOLIDAY

Mexican Waterway

WATERWAY TO WEST MEXICO

After the run down from San Diego, most sailors start from La Paz for a cruise to Acapulco or the Gulf of California. However, in order to report on the best spots along the entire coast, SPORTS ILLUSTRATED arranged to begin its trip in Guaymas

By Ezra Bowen

The Sporting Look

And meanwhile—DOWN ON THE BEACH

ACAPULCO HAS A WAY OF ITS OWN IN DRESSING FOR BEACH AND SUN

Footloose Sportsman

THE FOOTLOOSE SPORTSMAN IN MEXICO CITY

By Horace Sutton

YOU SHOULD KNOW

if you want to go to a bullfight in Mexico City

By Rafael Delgado Lozano

Tip From The Top

Especially for high-scoring players

By Patty Berg

Fisherman's Calendar

FISHERMAN'S CALENDAR

Acknowledgments

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19th HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Pat On The Back

TOUCHDOWN DINNER TROPHY WINNERS

Departments

MEMO FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Harry Phillips

SCOREBOARD

...THESE FACES IN THE CROWD...

FOCUS ON THE DEED

FOR THE RECORD