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COMING EVENTS September 3 through 9

Sept. 06, 1954
Sept. 06, 1954

Table of Contents
Sept. 6, 1954

Pat On The Back
  • Herewith a salute from the editors to men and women of all ages who have fairly earned the good opinion of the world of sport, regardless of whether they have yet earned its tallest headlines

Sportsman
  • The President's love of sports is as much a part of his personality as the Eisenhower grin. And whether opponent is par, a rainbow or visiting team, Ike plays hard

Table Of Contents
Soundtrack
Spectacle
  • Color photographs by Mark Kauffman show what it is like to stand up against Robin Roberts

The Wonderful World Of Sport
Football
Health
Motor Sports
Under 21
  • The ball boys at Forest Hills have to work hard but it's all in fun and sometimes a lucky retriever is rewarded with the champ's racket

Sport In Art
Fisherman's Calendar
Baseball
Horse Racing
Yesterday
Bowling
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Last Laugh

COMING EVENTS September 3 through 9

•TELEVISED EVENTS: ALL TIMES GIVEN ARE E.D.T. EXCEPT WHEN OTHERWISE NOTED

This is an article from the Sept. 6, 1954 issue Original Layout

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 3

Boxing
•Cesar Brion vs. Charlie Norkus, heavyweights, Mad. Sq. Garden, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (NBC).

Sailing
Santa Cruz Windjammer Race, Alameda, Calif.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 4

Auto Racing
Anglo-American Vintage Car Rally, 850-m. race, Edinburgh, Scotland to Goodwood, England. Sports car race, Thompson Raceway, Conn.

Canoeing
North American Championships, Washington, D.C.

Flying
Bendix Trophy Race, Dayton, Ohio.

Football

Chicago Bears vs. Washington Redskins (exhibition), Columbia, S.C., 8 p.m.
Detroit Lions vs. New York Giants (exhibition), Norman, Okla., 8 p.m. C.D.T.
Los Angeles Rams vs. Chicago Cardinals (exhibition), Portland, Ore., 8 p.m. P.D.T.
Philadelphia Eagles vs. Green Bay Packers (exhibition), Hershey, Pa., 8:35 p.m.
•Montreal Alouettes vs. Ottawa Rough Riders, Montreal (Eastern Big Four Union), 1:45 p.m. (NBC).
Toronto Argonauts vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats, Toronto (Eastern Big Four Union).
Calgary Stampeders vs. Vancouver Lions, Calgary (Western Interprovincial Union).
Winnipeg Blue Bombers vs. Regina Rough Riders, Winnipeg (Western Interprovincial Union).

Horses
U.S. equestrian team trials, Nashville, Tenn.

Horse Racing

Washington Pk. Futurity, $75,000, 6 f., 2-yr.-olds, Washington Pk., Homewood, Ill.
Del Mar Debutante Stakes, $35,000, 6 f., 2-yr.-olds, Del Mar. Calif.
Buckeye Handicap, $35,000, 1 1/8 m., 3-yr.-olds up, Randall Pk., Ohio.
•Vagrancy Handicap, $25,000, 7 f., 3-yr.-olds up, Aqueduct, L.I., 4 p.m. (CBS).

Motorboating
Class I service runabout natl. championship, Ocean City, N.J.

Motorcycling

Natl. championship 7-m. dirt track race, Minneapolis State Fair Grounds, St. Paul.
Natl. championship 10-m. dirt track race, State Fair Grounds, Syracuse, N.Y.

Sailing
Lipton Cup Regatta, Biloxi, Miss.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 5

Auto Racing
Italian Grand Prix, Monza, Italy.

Football
San Francisco 49ers vs. Cleveland Browns (exhibition), San Francisco, 2 p.m. P.D.T.

Motorboating
Connecticut River outboard marathon, Hartford, Conn.

Motorcycling
100-m. Natl. Speedway Race, Langhorne, Pa. Natl. championship endurance run, Lansing, Mich.

Polo
Detroit vs. Milwaukee, U.S. Natl. Open, Oak Brook Polo Club, Hinsdale, Ill.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 6

Auto Racing
NASCAR Southern "500," Darlington, S.C. Pike's Peak Hill Climb, Colorado Springs, Col.

Boxing

•Armand Savoie vs. Teddy Davis, lightweights, St. Nick's, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (Du Mont).
•Ted Olla vs. Jesse Turner, middleweights, Eastern Pkway, Brooklyn, N.Y.(10 rds.), 10 p.m. (ABC).

Football

Hamilton Tiger-Cats vs. Toronto Argonauts, Hamilton (Eastern Big Four Union).
Ottawa Rough Riders vs. Montreal Alouettes, Ottawa (Eastern Big Four Union).
Regina Rough Riders vs. Winnipeg Blue Bombers, Regina (Western Interprovincial Union).
Edmonton Eskimos vs. Vancouver Lions, Edmonton (Western Interprovincial Union).

Horse Racing

Washington Pk. Handicap, $100,000, 1 m., 3-yr.-olds up, Washington Pk., Homewood, Ill.
Atlantic City Turf Handicap, $25,000, 1 1/16 m., 3-yr.-olds up, Atlantic City, N.J.
Bay Shore Handicap, $25,000, 7 f., 3-yr.-olds up, Aqueduct, L.I.
Del Mar Handicap, $25,000, 1 1/8 m., 3-yr.-olds up, Del Mar, Calif.

Motorboating

Silver Cup power boat race, Detroit.
136-cu.-in. inboard hydroplane natl. championship, Millville, N.J.
48-cu.-in. inboard hydroplane natl. championship, Long Beach, Calif.

Sailing
World Star championships, Cascais, Portugal.

Softball
Women's natl. championship, Orange, Calif.

Tennis
U.S. Amateur singles & mixed doubles finals, West Side T.C., Forest Hills, N.Y.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7

Harness Racing
Horseman Stake (Grand Circuit), $28,000, 2-yr.-old trot, Indiana State Fair, Indianapolis.

Sailing
North American 6-meter championship, Lake Ontario, Toronto.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8

Boxing
•Paul Andrews vs. Bobby Hughes, light-heavyweights, Chicago Stad. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (CBS).

Fishing
Intl. Tuna Cup match, Wedgeport, N.S.

Harness Racing
The Fox Stake (Grand Circuit), $28,000, 2-yr.-old pace, Indiana State Fair, Indianapolis.

Sailing
North American sr. men's championships, Mallory Cup, Southern Y.C., New Orleans.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 9

Billiards
World championship, Buenos Aires.

Motorcycling
Grand Prix, Isle of Man.