18 Misery on the Road
Travel is broadening, but in basketball it is also flattening, as visiting teams sadly discover
22 Belly Whopper to a Take-out
The St. Paid rink was way out socially, but its slambang play brought it the women's curling championship
24 Hi Joe, Long Time No See
After a mysterious absence of 13 months, Britain's most famous greyhound reappears
26 Two Headliners Take Chicago
Leo Durocher and Eddie Stanky prepare to stir up a summer storm in the Windy City
34 Roth Waxes Spring Training
A cheerful, irreverent look at baseball's spring training camps by Satirist Arnold Roth
43 The Mickey Mouse Olympics
The World University Games in Sestriere may not have produced much schussing, but they had plenty of swing
60 The Racquet-tailed Drongo
Seeking an outside hobby, Grandfather Rhoades takes up bird watching and discovers an amazing new species
56 Dog Shows
70 For the Record
73 Basketball's Week
75 19th Hole
Credits on page 70
Cover photograph by Jay Maisel
Basketball's baron, Adolph Rupp of Kentucky, has again surprised his coaching colleagues by spurring a lightly held group of players into No. 1 national ranking.
Gaudy speed, bumper-to-bumper racing and a Ford-Plymouth feud will have the folks (all 90,000) revved up at the Daytona 500, No. 1 stock car event. Tom Brody reports.
A rival for Clay is handball's Jimmy Jacobs, the world's leading fight-film producer, who is also so good an athlete that many observers consider him to be really the greatest.