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August 15, 1960 Table Of Contents

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Yesterday

More fun than games at the Games

Not since '04 have we had mud fighters of Olympic caliber

By M. R. Werner

Coming Events

COMING EVENTS August 12 to August 18

Editorials

EDITORIALS

Olympics

OLYMPIC ROMAN HOLIDAY

The athletes converge, and despite the inevitable problems the ancient city is ready for a gay and gala show

By Martin Kane

Portfolio

SPEED, STRENGTH AND GRACE

FORM CHART 1960 OLYMPICS

OLYMPIC CAVALCADE

BEST BAZAAR IN EUROPE: ROME

Begin on the Via Condotti, hard by the Spanish Steps, but don't miss the byways and flea market on your Roman shopping spree

By Fred R. Smith

FOUR LONG DAYS IN PRESSURE CITY

Not even appendicitis could stop the determined young swimmers who made the 1960 U. S. Olympic team

By Arlie W. Schardt

Close Shave

CLOSE SHAVE FOR THE U.S.

A revolt-minded Mexican Davis Cup team, starting fast and finishing strong, came perilously close to upsetting its Yanqui masters

By Richard W. Johnston

Water Skiing

Now it can be told

When Vicki Van Hook became world champion water skier, not even her home town knew it

By James Murray

Cards

The power of kings

By Charles Goren

Baseball

Dodgers in mufti

Two undercover agents are helping Dem Bums fight for their second straight pennant

By Walter Bingham

For The Record

A roundup of the sports information of the week

Acknowledgments

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

Baseball's Week

BASEBALL'S WEEK

By Roger Williams

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19TH HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Pat On The Back

LIBBY BOWMAN

'Bubble gum can wait'

Departments

MEMO from the publisher

By Sidney L. James

OLYMPIC SCHEDULE

Daily highlights of the Olympic Games at Rome

Events and Discoveries of the Week

FACES IN THE CROWD