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April 30, 1962 Table Of Contents

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Point Of Fact

POINT OF FACT

A Thoroughbred racing quiz to test the ingenuity and add to the knowledge of the $2 bettor and the armchair expert

By Pat Ryan

A Way With Tigers

A Way with Tigers

Uniquely skilled in a hazardous profession, Willie Caesar is the man behind the man with the gun

By Grancel Fitz

Dual Meet

A LONG THROW SNAPS A LONG STRING

The surprise success of a javelin thrower pointed the way as Oregon defeated USC in a meet of giants

By Roy Terrell

Gas Turbines

A REAL CYCLONE OF AN ENGINE

Gas-turbine sedans in the New York Auto Show and a new racer for the Indianapolis '500' threaten the old faithful piston cars

By Kenneth Rudeen

TOO MUCH TO BEAT THIS YEAR

By the narrowest of margins and with some high-jumping help the Celtics beat the Lakers, but in the process identified a formidable future foe

By Arlie W. Schardt

RACING'S MENACE NO. 1 GOES TO THE DERBY

After finishing the Wood Memorial in a dead heat, Sunrise County lost again on a foul. Churchill Downs and some nervous rivals now await him

By Whitney Tower

Magic Players

PLAYERS WITH MAGIC

A dwindling group of colorful baseballers—'flakes,' 'hot dogs' and just plain stars—manage to keep old traditions dimly alive

By Walter Bingham

SWINGING IN THE RAIN

Hockey

'A couple of hi-hos and here we go'

Chicago Black Hawk Stan Mikita, a Canadian by way of Czechoslovakia, fakes the opposition out of its skates and sets a new playoff record

By William Barry Furlong

Swimming

Those fierce but cheerful little girls

Their hearts are young and gay—at least until they dive into the water at a national swimming meet

By Art Rosenbaum

Golf

The right grip for small hands

By Jack Nicklaus

Bridge

A successful summing-up

By Charles Goren

For The Record

A roundup of the sports information of the week

Acknowledgments

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

FACES IN THE CROWD

Baseball's Week

BASEBALL'S WEEK

By Herman Weiskopf

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19TH HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

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