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December 7, 1959 Table Of Contents

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Basketball Schedules

BASKETBALL SCHEDULES

...this season, for the East's outstanding college teams

Shopwalk

An in-time-for-Christmas look at the bright world of leather

By Jo Ahern Zill

Footloose Sportsman

FOOTLOOSE SPORTSMAN IN NEW YORK

How do you get tickets to a big hit Broadway show? It isn't easy, but there are always ways and, surprisingly enough, most of them are quite legal. Plays you might want to see are The Gang's All Here with Melvyn Douglas and Golden Fleecing.

By John Chapman

Football's Week

FOOTBALL'S 11TH WEEK

By Mervin Hyman

Coming Events

COMING EVENTS December 4 to December 10

Seven Shockers

SEVEN THAT SHOCKED

Fans were baffled—happily or sadly—by some teams in 1959. But every football miracle has its explanation

By Kenneth Rudeen

The Old Quarterback

THE OLD QUARTERBACK AND THE YOUNGSTER

Charlie Conerly, the Giants' leathery, battered old football pro, and John Brodie, a fresh-faced kid from San Francisco's 49ers, had big days when they counted most

By Tex Maule

OH, THOSE RUSSIAN GALS!

The debut of Russia's touring basketball teams proved the girls a visual treat, but the men are not in our class as players

Boxing's Hunt

BOXING'S HUNT FOR MR. RIGHT

The promoter of the next Johansson-Patterson fight must have integrity, experience and money. But who has?

By Martin Kane

A BIG SPLASH FOR ST. LOUIS

ON A GRAY DAY THE GREY CUP

Events & Discoveries

EVENTS & DISCOVERIES

Jump Spin Around

HOP JUMP SPIN AROUND!

The game is basketball, and 1,000 colleges, fit and ready, head into a season of promise

By Jeremiah Tax

Spectacle

The Action is the Essence

SCOUTING REPORTS

Scouting Reports

Yankee

IVY

MID-ATLANTIC

SOUTHEASTERN

SOUTHERN

ATLANTIC COAST

Southwest

OHIO VALLEY

MISSOURI VALLEY

MID-AMERICAN

BIG TEN

BIG EIGHT

BORDER

SKYLINE

ROCKY MOUNTAIN

WEST COAST

PACIFIC GROUP

INDEPENDENTS

Food

Maestra with a mallard

By Mary Frost Mabon

Sprungwedeln: Part II

PERFECTING SKI POLE TECHNIQUE

By Willy Schaeffler

Cards

Those Italians do it again

The cast was new, the setting was different, but the plot had a familiar ring as Italy, showing only occasional lapses, ran off with another European Championship

By Charles Goren

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19TH HOLE: The readers take over

Pat On The Back

GEORGE DAIBER

'Mountains don't care'

Departments

MEMO from the publisher

By Arthur Murphy

A roundup of the sports information of the week

FOR THE RECORD

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

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