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March 19, 1962 Table Of Contents

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Point Of Fact

POINT OF FACT

An NCAA basketball tournament quiz to excite the memory and increase the knowledge of fans and armchair experts

The Reds Is Dead

THE REDS IS DEAD

In the most critical accident of spring training, Cincinnati's Gene Freese breaks his ankle (right) as he slides into second. Walter Bingham tells why Freese's injury and other mishaps have ruined the Reds' chance of winning the pennant again

By Walter Bingham

Cousy asks: BASKETBALL—OR VAUDEVILLE?

Basketball's most brilliant performer says having to play 100-plus games in one season makes dreary mummers of fine athletes and drives many fans away in disgust

By Bob Cousy

Ban the Moose Bomb?

Row in the Snow

The Hottest Spring

THE HOTTEST SPRING IN HOT SPRINGS

That's the forecast for this jumping Arkansas town where gambling is wide open, the track is fast and the fishing is fine

By Robert H. Boyle

A ROUGHHOUSE REBIRTH FOR RUGGER

Boating

Sir Frank's new baby

On her first day out of the yard, the Australian challenger looked sleek and promising, but Designer Alan Payne was making no predictions

By Ezra Bowen

Golf

How to concede and win

By Jack Nicklaus

Hockey

Harvard recruits a hockey player—or does it?

Gene Kinasewich, Harvard's star hockey player, almost had to quit the game to get an education

By Duncan Barnes

Basketball

Wizards in the Land of Oz

With help from a magical guard, a poet and a school principal, UCLA surprised the West and became the most intriguing entry in the NCAA basketball championship

By Ray Cave

Bridge

Every cloud has a sooty lining

By Charles Goren

For The Record

A roundup of the sports information of the week

Acknowledgments

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

FACES IN THE CROWD

Basketball's Week

Basketball's Week

By Mervin Hyman

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19TH HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

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