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Booktalk

A gamecock cast into the wild fights a good fight with a hen Cooper's hawk

By Lenning Davis Jr.

Ivy Bands

Ha Ha Ha Goes the Piccolo

Pomp and precision may be the thing at halftime in the Big Ten, but in the Ivy League bands are strictly for laughs

By Dan Carlinsky

The Blues

THOSE UPPITY BLUES

Not content with carving up their fellow expansionists, St. Louis' hockeymen have been irreverent in their treatment of the NHL establishment, thanks to a pair of vintage goalies, a smart coach and generous owners

By Mark Mulvoy

BIG E FOR ELVIN'S TWO BIG EFFORTS

His coach didn't let him go head-to-head with Chamberlain and Russell on successive nights, but Hayes wowed 'em anyway

By Pat Putnam

Substitutes

MANY SUBSTITUTES FOR VICTORY

As the toll of injured stars mounts—Unitas, Sayers, Reeves, Lundy—it appears that in some divisions of the NFL and AFL the winner will not necessarily be the best team but the one with the strongest reserves

By Tex Maule

GOLF TOURNAMENT ITALIAN STYLE

The World Cup competition was held last weekend at one of Rome's two courses. A Monacan shot a hole in one and two Chinese led most of the way, until an old Canadian pro showed them how to win

By Dan Jenkins

A GOLDEN AGE COMES TO ATHENS

If it takes 60 points to win, then 60 points it is, as a quiet college town and its rousing team revel in the ranks of the undefeated

By William Johnson

Hannum

OLD DAYS AND CHANGED WAYS

In his 20-year journey up from the likes of Oshkosh, the new coach of the Oakland Oaks has proved he can mold champions. Concluding his story, he gives his formula for success and details his plans

By Alex Hannum

Mississippi Delta

A Waterfowl Shoot in the Mississippi Delta

By Duncan Barnes

College Football

The field mice with their Alphabet Offense

The scufflers from SMU were supposed to be a drag on the Southwest Conference, but they were tied for the lead going in against Arkansas, and had more plays and formations than anybody

By Herman Weiskopf

FOOTBALL'S WEEK

By Mervin Hyman

People

PEOPLE

Horse Show

Flight of an acrobatic Aussie

In a new setting and with a streamlined format to eliminate 2 a.m. classes, the 85th National was a joy, especially during the...

By Alice Higgins

Fishing

A happy hunting ground—for fishermen

Hunters who pack the long miles into the rugged hills of Montana's beautiful Flathead National Forest in the fall will have it good. But trout fishermen, if they travel with Charles Ray, could have it even better

By Virginia Kraft

Horse Racing

Phipps adds a new Beau to its string

By Whitney Tower

?!¢%&*#/S!

PLAY BALL, YOU ?!¢%&*#/S!

Army officers (repeat: officers) are still convinced that soldiers stay in shape and out of trouble if they are kept busy at games

By Bil Gilbert

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

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