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August 19, 1957 Table Of Contents

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Baseball X-Ray

baseball X-RAY

Fisherman's Calendar

fisherman's CALENDAR

Coming Events

COMING EVENTS AUG. 16-AUG. 25

Acknowledgments

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

Champ Meets Veep

THE CHAMP MEETS A VEEP

In history's weirdest title fight Floyd Patterson takes on a young businessman from Georgia named Pete Rademacher

By Martin Kane

Spectacle

No Place For Children

Mastering the speed and subtle whims of the biggest of the inland scows is a job for a sailor who can keep a clear head and a steady helm at 35 mph

Events & Discoveries

EVENTS & DISCOVERIES

MONT BLANC: THE HARD WAY TO THE TOP, STATISTICS ON THE IRE OF THE UMPIRE, WAITING AT THE GOLDEN GATE, THE SORROWS OF JIMMY JONES, FOOTBALL TIME

Wonderful World Of Sport

WONDERFUL WORLD OF SPORT

Hambletonian

THE 'HAMBO' HITS DU QUOIN

Showcase for the 1957 Hambletonian, premiere event in trotting, is a county fair extravaganza that transforms a little southern Illinois town into a nine-day New Orleans Mardi Gras

By Jeremiah Tax

All About WATER SKIING

It's fast fun and it's taken the fancy of three million. Here a champion shows how to do it

By Bruce Parker

Trouble In Detroit

TROUBLE IN DETROIT

The youthful, rising Tigers had dreams of a pennant this year. Now, as the season fades, they are fighting to escape from sixth place

By Robert Creamer

An open letter to PETE RADEMACHER

By Edward P. F. Eagan

AWAY FROM IT ALL

DOMINION DELUGE

At the new Virginia Raceway's rain-splashed, windy opener, a big red Maserati poured it on the D Jags

By Kenneth Rudeen

6 This week we add a more difficult exercise: the knee-to-nose kick

By Bonnie Prudden

Tip From The Top

TIP FROM THE TOP

By Helen Dettweiler

Jimmy Jemail's Hotbox

THE QUESTION: it seems there are more fights in baseball than ever before. How was it in your day?

By Jimmy Jemail

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19th HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Pat On The Back

TY COBB

Departments

MEMO from the publisher

By Harry Phillips

SCOREBOARD

these faces in the crowd...

focus on the deed...

FOR THE RECORD