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THE DAVIS CUP
First, however, on Brisbane's Milton Courts this week, Bill Talbert, the American nonplaying captain, will give his team a final tune-up. His one-two punch, ...
An open letter to the USLTA
In view of the sorry year just past and the equivocal future of tennis, Sports Illustrated invited Contributing Editor Bill Talbert to address an open letter to the ...
FORECAST: A COMING CHAMPION
By William F. Talbert ... His sound strokes would have warmed the heart of the late Bill Tilden, who always bemoaned the passing of the backcourt masters and ...
A YEAR FOR THE NEWCOMERS
... THE NEWCOMERS. The U.S. Davis Cup captain looks ahead to Forest Hills and finds some youngsters who might replace the old guard. By William F. Talbert.
'LEW HOAD'S BIG SERVE CARRIED THE LOAD'
... a welcome rest by Captain Bill Talbert. Richardson showed some tennis of brilliance while losing in four sets to the calm perfections of Ken Rosewall's strokes.
A PREVIEW AND A PROPHECY ABOUT THAT "DEDICATED FORTNIGHT" AT WIMBLEDON WHERE THE BEST OF THE BEST WILL MEET NEXT WEEK
By William F. Talbert ... his big serve-and-volley guys, Hoad and Hartwig, and equipped them with a page from the Talbert book—the "scissors" maneuver.
DREAMING OF A BLACK CHRISTMAS
Beset with dark, perhaps insoluble, problems, Captain Bill Talbert, who gazes somberly from the opposite page, can only envision the Challenge Round with the ...
SUBJECT: TONY TRABERT
"My Dad and Bill Talbert have probably helped me more than anybody else. Bill's from Cincinnati, too. He's older than I am, and I guess I was about 11 when I ...
MR. SMITH MEETS THE PRESIDENT
By William F. Talbert. Previous Article FISHERMAN'S CALENDAR. Compiled by Ed Zern · Next Article COMING EVENTS August 26 through September 4.
The little fellow with the floppy hat and the cut down driver is a sundial on the putting green of the Pinehurst, N.C. golf club. Next to him stands Willie Wilson, who ...