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Reminiscence

THE OLD SCHOOLYARD PROVIDED SOME REAL KICKS

By T. Nicholas Dawidoff

Sideline

RED SMITH'S PAPERS FIND A SUITABLE NEW HOME

By Timothy Crothers

Track And Field

ON TOP OF THE WORLDS

Jackie Joyner-Kersee won the heptathlon and long jump at the World Track and Field Championships

By Kenny Moore

THE BEAR BIT THE BADGER

The Soviets routed Badger Bob Johnson's Team USA in Canada Cup competition

By Austin Murphy

LSU-Texas A&M

A BULL'S-EYE FOR A NEW ARCHER

Mike Archer, the youngest major college coach, was a big hit in his debut as LSU made Texas A & M quiver, 17-3

By Hank Hersch

AL West

HEADING FOR A PHOTO FINISH

The A's of Mark McGwire (above) are one of four teams with a shot in the AL West

By Steve Wulf

Septembers

Septembers To Remember

With this year's races heating up, we revisit Bobby Thomson, Duster Mails, Fred Merkle and other heroes and goats of autumn

By Peter Gammons

SEPTEMBER'S BEST

By Peter Gammons

Tevis Cup

This Is No Joyride

The Tevis Cup, a 100-mile cross-country horse race, is a real cliff-hanger

By Demmie Stathoplos

College Football

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

By Douglas S. Looney

Tennis

NO PLACE TO GO BUT UP

That's how the U.S. and U.S.S.R. feel about tennis

By Frank Deford

Inside

BASEBALL

By Peter Gammons

Upshaw

THE GUARD WHO WOULD BE QUARTERBACK

Former Raider lineman Gene Upshaw leads the NFL players union into battle with the owners—and now once again his reputation is on the line

By Frank Deford

THE CHIPS ON THE TABLE

By Roger Jackson

Reviews

BATS, BALLS, BEAUX ARTS

An art exhibit on the national pastime is on a road trip

By Jim Kaplan

Television

GAME, SET, MATCH, CARILLO

Mary Carillo is a winner as a tennis commentator

By William Taaffe

For The Record

A Roundup of the Week Aug. 31-Sept. 6

Compiled by Roger Jackson

FACES IN THE CROWD

Point After

THE TALK OF THE TOWN

Meet Irwindale, Calif., home-to-be of the Raiders

By Rick Reilly

Departments

FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Donald J. Barr

Letters

Edited by Gay Flood

SCORECARD

Edited by Bruce Newman