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COMING EVENTS September 24 through 30

Sept. 27, 1954
Sept. 27, 1954

Table of Contents
Sept. 27, 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

A Preview
The True Spirit
  • By Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., Ph.B., S.T.D.

    "It takes some doing to conduct intercollegiate athletics in a collegiate framework," says the president of the most famous football university in the nation. Here Father Hesburgh tells the story of "how we try to do it at Notre Dame," and Photographer Mark Kauffman presents a four-page color portfolio starring the Irish's veteran quarterback, Ralph Guglielmi, and introducing the new Notre Dame coach, 26-year-old Terry Brennan

Soundtrack
The Wonderful World of Sport
Health
  • He rides, flies and sails for sport. Now his upset stomach can enjoy the trip thanks to a number of new potions which take the burps out of the bumps

Under 21
Golf
Sporting Look
Nature
Baseball
Horse Racing
Motor Sports
Fisherman's Calendar
Bowling
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Last Laugh

COMING EVENTS September 24 through 30

[TV]TV [NETWORK RADIO]NETWORK RADIO: ALL TIMES ARE E.D.T. EXCEPT WHEN OTHERWISE NOTED

This is an article from the Sept. 27, 1954 issue Original Layout

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 24

Baseball
Inter-Service championship final, Camp Carson, Colo.

Boxing

[TV] Joey Giardello vs. Ralph (Tiger) Jones, middle-
[NETWORK RADIO] weights, Arena, Philadelphia (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (NBC).

Football

Southern California vs. Pittsburgh, Los Angeles (N).
Miami vs. Furman, Miami (N).

Horse Racing
Jerome Handicap, $20,000, 1m., 3-yr.-olds, Belmont Pk., N.Y.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 25

Boxing
[TV] Tony De Marco vs. Chris Christiensen, welterweights, Boston Arena (10 rds)., 9 p.m. (ABC).
Sandy Saddler vs. Baby Ortiz, featherweights (non-title), Caracas, Venezuela (10 rds.).

Football

(Leading college games)

EAST

Army vs. South Carolina, West Point, N.Y.
Brown vs. Columbia, Providence, R.I.
Cornell vs. Colgate, Ithaca, N.Y.
Dartmouth vs. Holy Cross, Hanover, N.H.
Navy vs. William & Mary, Annapolis, Md.
Pennsylvania vs. Duke, Philadelphia.
Princeton vs. Rutgers, Princeton, N.J.
Villanova vs. Syracuse, Syracuse, N.Y. (N).
Yale vs. Connecticut, New Haven, Conn.

WEST

[TV] Iowa vs. Michigan State, Iowa City, la., 4:15 p m. (ABC).
[NETWORK RADIO] Notre Dame vs. Texas, South Bend, Ind., 2:45 p.m. (Mutual).
[NETWORK RADIO] Illinois vs. Penn State, Champaign-Urbana, III., 2:15 p.m. (ABC).
Ohio State vs. Indiana, Columbus, Ohio.
Kansas vs. U.C.L.A., Lawrence, Kan.
Wisconsin vs. Marquette, Madison, Wis.
Minnesota vs. Nebraska, Minneapolis.
Purdue vs. Missouri, Lafayette, Ind.

SOUTH & SOUTHWEST

Alabama vs. L.S.U., Baton Rouge, La. (N).
Baylor vs. Vanderbilt, Nashville, Tenn. (N).
Georgia vs. Clemson, Athens, Ga.
Georgia Tech vs. Florida, Atlanta, Ga.
Mississippi vs. Kentucky, Memphis (N).
Oklahoma vs. Texas Christian, Norman, Okla.
Tennessee vs. Mississippi State, Memphis.
Texas A. & M. vs. Oklahoma A. & M., Dallas (N).

FAR WEST

California vs. San Jose State, Berkeley, Calif.
Stanford vs. Oregon, Portland, Ore. (N).
Washington vs. Michigan, Seattle.
Washington State vs. College of the Pacific, Spokane (N).

Golf

Natl. Celebrities tournament, Congressional C.C., Washington, D.C.
Women's PGA Ardmore Open final, Ardmore, Okla.

Horse Racing

[TV] United Nations Handicap, $67,500, 1[3/16] m., 3-yr.-olds up, Atlantic City, N.J., 4:30 p.m. (CBS).
C. W. Bidwill Memorial, $50,000, 1 1/8 m., 3-yr.-olds up, Hawthorne Pk., Cicero, III.
N.Y. Handicap, $25,000, 1 1/8 m., 3-yr.-olds up, Belmont Pk., N.Y.

Sailing

President's Cup Regatta, Potomac River, Washington, D.C.
Blue Nose Regatta, Grosse Pointe Y.C., Lake St. Clair, Mich.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 26

Auto Racing

NASCAR 100-m. Grand Natl., Wilson, N.C.
NASCAR 250-m. Grand Natl., Langhorne, Pa.

Football

(Natl. Football League)

[TV] N.Y. Giants vs. Chicago Cardinals, Chicago, 2 p.m. E.S.T. (ABC).
Chicago Bears vs. Detroit Lions, Detroit.
Cleveland Browns vs. Philadelphia Eagles, Philadelphia.
Los Angeles Rams vs. Baltimore Colts, Baltimore.
Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Green Bay Packers, Green Bay, Wis.
Washington Redskins vs. San Francisco 49ers, San Francisco.

Golf
California State Amateur final, Del Monte, Calif.

Tennis
Pacific Coast final, Berkeley T.C., Calif.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 27

Boxing

[TV] Carmelo Costa vs. Gene Smith, featherweights,
[NETWORK RADIO] Eastern Pkway, Brooklyn, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. E.S.T. (ABC).
[TV] Danny Jo Perez vs. Bobby Bickle, lightweights, St. Nick's, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. E.S.T. (Du Mont).

Horse Racing
Sysonby Mile, $25,000, 3-yr.-olds up, Belmont Pk., N.Y.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28

Boxing
Armand Savoie vs. Kid Howard, for Canadian lightweight title, Halifax, N.S. (12 rds.).

Horse Racing
Step Lightly Handicap, $20,000, 6f., 3-yr.-olds up, Belmont Pk., N.Y.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29

Baseball

[TV] World Series begins in National League city, 1 p.m.
[NETWORK RADIO] E.S.T. (NBC-TV; Mutual radio).

Boxing

[TV] Al Andrews vs. Gil Turner, welterweights, Chicago
[NETWORK RADIO] Stadium (10 rds.), 10 p.m. E.S.T. (CBS).

Harness Racing

Hanover Shoe Filly Stakes, $16,000, 3-yr.-old trotters, Lexington, Ky.
The Two Gaits Farm, $15,000, 2-yr.-old pacers, Lexington, Ky.
Walnut Hall Stud, $15,000, 2-yr.-old trotters, Lexington, Ky.
Bloomsburg Fair Stake, $15,000, 2-yr.-old trotters, Bloomsburg, Pa.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 30

Golf
Betty Jameson Open, San Antonio, Tex.

Rodeo
World's Championship Rodeo, Mad. Sq. Garden, N.Y.

Steeplechase
Rouge Dragon Hurdle Handicap, $10,000, about 2 m., Belmont Pk., N.Y.