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Booktalk

A dog not only is man's best friend, it also is his best communicator

By Robert Cantwell

Golf Paralysis

PERILS OF PARALYSIS

A staggering slowdown is strangling the game of golf. In the pictures below, Jack Nicklaus uses two and a half minutes to putt out at the U.S. Open, an example of how pro golfers are taking their time. With huge sums at stake, this is understandable and hardly alarming, but recreational golfers mimic the pros. A Sports Illustrated survey shows the result: a nationwide trend that endangers the sport

By Pat Ryan

The Young Turks

HERE COME THE YOUNG TURKS

A brigade of very young and very good ballplayers has infiltrated the long-dormant American League. The result, thus far, has been a scintillating pennant race and bright promise for the future

By William Leggett

Salty Sailor

SALTY SAILOR OF PARK AVENUE

Yachtsman Bill Snaith is a refreshing storm center in New York's glacial ocean of glass and stainless steel

By Coles Phinizy

Guinea Pig

AMERICA'S GRITTY GUINEA PIG

While the experts debate how an athlete can get ready for the sky-high Mexico City Olympics, Marathoner Buddy Edelen is finding out for himself in the thin, chill air of Colorado

By Gwilym S. Brown

Sporting Look

WIND SHIRTS HIT THE BEACH

By Jule Campbell

People

PEOPLE

Tennis

Manolo is king, and a King is queen

At Wimbledon last week, Billie Jean King of California (right) won the singles championships for the first time

By John Lovesey

Fishing

New angle for an old sport

Hooked by esthetics as well as thrills, ardent saltwater fishermen are abandoning conventional tackle to challenge game fish with fly rods

By Duncan Barnes

Babes In The Woods

BABES IN THE WOODS

In the first girls' Outward Bound program in this hemisphere, a game group of teen-agers and a game nonteen-age Sports Illustrated writer take on some fierce wilderness hazards—from tippy ladders to frog legs that are caught on the hop

By Barbara La Fontaine

Baseball's Week

BASEBALL'S WEEK

By Herman Weiskopf

For The Record

A roundup of the sports information of the week

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19TH HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Departments

LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Garry Valk

SCORECARD

CREDITS

FACES IN THE CROWD