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August 20, 1979 Table Of Contents

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Kingman

KONG!

Chicago slugger Dave Kingman is a one-man destruction gang, launching window-smashing homers out of Wrigley Field

By Bruce Newman

WELL, HUSH THEIR MOUTHS

By Jerry Kirshenbaum

SUPERCHARGER IS READY TO BLAST

As the San Diego aerial circus revs up for the new season, John Jefferson, the top receiver at lighting the scoreboard last season, expects to shine even brighter now that No. 1 draft choice Kellen Winslow is on hand

By Barry McDermott

Umpires

ODD MAN OUT ON THE DIAMOND

Veteran umpires have made life unhappy for the rookies who crossed the picket lines last spring and then went to work

By E. M. Swift

THE FIRST STEP IS THE HARDEST

TV/Radio

IT WAS ALMOST A RERUN OF 'HEIDI'

By William Oscar Johnson

Baseball

Fine, Like Good Wine

At 39, Willie Stargell is still a vintage hitter and has led the Pirates into first

By Anthony Cotton

THE WEEK (August 5-11)

By Steve Wulf

Motor Sports

A thriller at Silverstone

In a wheel-to-wheel duel with a superb English cyclist, Kenny Roberts of the U.S. won the British Grand Prix, all but clinching a second consecutive world title

By Sam Moses

DeMont

The Golden Moment

Swimmer Rick DeMont (left, with bronze medalist Steve Genter) exulted after winning at the '72 Olympics, but his medal was taken away and his life was never the same

By Jerry Kirshenbaum

For The Record

A roundup of the week Aug. 6-12

Compiled by Roger Jackson

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19TH HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Edited by Gay Flood

Departments

SCORECARD

Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum

CREDITS

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