All Robert H. Boyle Stories
UGLY TALK Will a ballplayer lay down on the job because he's not getting the salary he thinks he deserves? That's the ugly talk in Houston.
Cus D'Amato's critics are not happy as he surges back to the top with José Torres , the new light heavyweight champ. Planning more surprises, Cus scorns the ...
The IBC trial ended last week, but not before the U.S. put in evidence some documents noted in the general's diary.
PARADISE PUROFIED. In Puerto Rico, wheeler-dealer Louis Puro did a stately pleasure dome decree. Its name is El Conquistador, and so far Puro has spent ...
HONEST BILL DALY
Julius Helfand is a 'smearer,' Dan Parker Is a 'phony' and Frankie Carbo is 'a fine fellow...a gentleman.' So says the elusive treasurer of the International Boxing ...
SUBJECT: BLAISE D'ANTONI
Three months ago a millionaire businessman named Blaise D'Antoni organized Louisiana Boxing Enterprises, Inc. to stage prizefights in New Orleans.
ABSOLUTELY STUCK ON STAMPS
For Herman Herst Jr., whose tweezers clasp the famous Barbados 'olive blossom ,' there is no hobby, sport or pastime in the world that can ...
WILL FLOYD FIGHT SONNY?
Probably, most likely in New York in June, but it's not that easy. There's a strong movement against the fight, part of it in Patterson's camp.
THE SAD, BAD GIANTS
These are the prime reasons for the decline of major league baseball's most baffling and most disappointing team—
SOME VERY WRONG NUMBERS
Fight promoter Don King says if he were still in the numbers game in Cleveland, he would be betting heavily on 962 these days. In the numbers ...
PETE IN THE BUSH
Pete Reiser, Brooklyn star of 1940-48, is typical of the occasional big leaguer who winds up managing a Class D team.
Bringing Down The Curtain
All-America Quintin Dailey's guilty plea to an assault charge led to disclosures that brought an end to college basketball at San Francisco
'Nobody Touches Me With Impunity'
That is the warning, in Latin, that is posted over Robert Abady's kennel. It refers to the fierce bouviers des Flandres guard dogs he raises, but the motto might well be Abady's own
THE BOOKIES CLOSE UP SHOP
In 1951, after all the whoop-de-do kicked up by the Kefauver investigations, the House of Representatives and Senate passed two antigambling laws.
The man's hooked on plugs
Whether they pop, dive, float or wobble, the old artificials have made a sucker of Seth Rosenbaum
An Absence of Wood Nymphs
Vladimir Nabokov, famed author of 'Lolita,' and a renowned lepidopterist, seeks his favorite butterfly in Arizona
2,400 MILES BY HAND POWER
Or how else would you get a surfboard from Boston to Miami?