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March 10, 1969 Table Of Contents

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Promises

PROMISES PROMISES—AND MORE

American girls threatened foreign champions on ice and on slopes, but our boys did even better—Billy Kidd won the slalom event at Squaw Valley, Tim Wood the world figure-skating title at Colorado Springs

By Bob Ottum

Lefty

NOBODY WAITS ON THIS LEFTY

Nobody would dare. With a minimum of scholarships and a maximum of tough talk, ex-door-to-door salesman Lefty Driesell has again put his scholarly Davidson Wildcats into the NCAA playoffs

By Myron Cope

Golden Days

GOLDEN DAYS THAT SUSTAIN THE DREAM

By William Leggett

People

PEOPLE

Horse Racing

Top speed and a tender mouth

Handling Majestic Prince was a bit tricky for Bill Hartack, but the big chestnut won easily and became an even stronger Derby favorite

By Whitney Tower

College Basketball

The long "e" has the last laugh

Weber State may look a scream on paper but it is deadly on court

By Curry Kirkpatrick

Hockey

Freddie's in, gloom's out

The Seals were frightful, physically and fiscally, until a minor-leaguer named Fred Glover came to coach and lit some big-league fires

By Gary Ronberg

Gypsy

BLIND MAN'S BUFF

Pennsylvania Commissioner Frank Wildman (below) ruled that Gypsy Joe Harris' defective right eye barred him from boxing. Wildman was just one player in a deadly game involving a man's health and livelihood that finally drove Gypsy back to the despair of The Street

By Mark Kram

For The Record

A roundup of the sports information of the week

Basketball's Week

BASKETBALL'S WEEK

By Herman Weiskopf

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