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June 22, 1970 Table Of Contents

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Booktalk

A famed sportscaster admits to being a victim of golf, like author Dan Jenkins

By Jack Whitaker

World Cup

SOCCER IS A FRENZY

Always a sport that incites extravagant response, it provoked an entire nation to a vast emotional spree at the World Cup competition in Mexico as the home team enjoyed some early successes

By Tex Maule

Mini-Bombers

DREAMY TIMES FOR MINI-BOMBERS

The new New York Yankees are small and, in a Met-dominated land, anonymous, but are they feisty and do they have visions! They even are talking championship again

By Peter Carry

Orville Moody

THE NONTRANSMOGRIFICATION OF ORVILLE MOODY

How a simple, unspoiled former Army sergeant won the U.S. Open and became a simple, unspoiled—but bona fide—star of the pro golf tour

By Curry Kirkpatrick

People

PEOPLE

Baseball

Tale of the derailed Metro

By Roy Blount Jr.

THE WEEK

Track

Fortune smiles on this cookie

Last week Chi Cheng broke world records in the 100 and 220. Next for the tall Taiwanese: the 440

By Anita Verschoth

Harness Racing

Marlu upsets the Hambo cart

Though not himself eligible for The Hambletonian, Marlu Pride took the measure of a flock of early contenders by winning the Dexter Cup

By William F. Reed

For The Record

A roundup of the sports information of the week

FACES IN THE CROWD

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19TH HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Departments

SCORECARD

Edited by Robert H. Boyle

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