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COMING EVENTS October 1 through 7

Oct. 04, 1954
Oct. 04, 1954

Table of Contents
Oct. 4, 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

Under 21
Sportsman
Table of Contents
Spectacle
  • A champion who was very nearly crippled a few days before the race takes charge of the Kentucky Derby of standardbred pacing—and prevents a filly from upsetting a nine-year-old tradition

Soundtrack
The Wonderful World Of Sport
Treasure Diver
Motor Sports
Bowling
Fisherman's Calendar
Column Of The Week
Baseball
Acknowledgments
Horse Racing
Health
  • An engineer turned gymnast eliminates the grunt and groan from exercises and builds balanced bodies instead of bulging biceps

Golf
Yesterday
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Last Laugh

COMING EVENTS October 1 through 7

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

This is an article from the Oct. 4, 1954 issue Original Layout

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 1

Auto Racing
Continental Divide Rally, sports cars, Colorado Springs, Colo.

Baseball
[TV]World Series, Cleveland Indians vs. N.Y. Giants,
[NETWORK RADIO]Cleveland, 1 p.m. (NBC-TV; Mutual radio).

Boxing
[TV] [NETWORK RADIO]Coley Wallace vs. Bob Baker, heavyweights, Central Armory, Cleveland (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (NBC).

Football
U.C.L.A. vs. Maryland, Los Angeles (N).
Baylor vs. Miami, Miami (N).

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 2

Auto Racing
NASCAR 100-m. Grand Natl., West Palm Beach, Fla.

Baseball
[TV]World Series, Cleveland Indians vs. N.Y. Giants,
[NETWORK RADIO]Cleveland, 1 p.m. (NBC-TV; Mutual radio).

Boxing
Henry (Pappy) Gault vs. Willie Toweel, bantamweights, Johannesburg, South Africa (10 rds.).

Football

(Leading college games)

EAST

Columbia vs. Princeton, New York.
Dartmouth vs. Navy, Hanover, N.H.
Fordham vs. Rutgers, New Brunswick, N.J.
Harvard vs. Massachusetts, Cambridge, Mass.
Holy Cross vs. Colgate, Worcester, Mass.
Pennsylvania vs. William and Mary, Philadelphia.
Penn State vs. Syracuse, Syracuse, N.Y.
Pittsburgh vs. Minnesota, Pittsburgh.
Villanova vs. Mississippi, Philadelphia (N).
Yale vs. Brown, New Haven, Conn.

SOUTH & SOUTHWEST

Alabama vs. Vanderbilt, Mobile, Ala. (N).
Arkansas vs. T.C.U., Fort Worth, Tex. (N).
Duke vs. Tennessee, Durham, N.C.
Georgia vs. Texas A. & M., Athens, Ga.
Georgia Tech vs. S.M.U., Dallas, Tex. (N).
Kentucky vs. L.S.U., Lexington, Ky. (N).
Rice vs. Cornell, Houston, Tex. (N).
Texas vs. Washington State, Austin, Tex.
Texas Tech vs. Oklahoma A. &. M., Lubbock, Tex. (N).

WEST

Indiana vs. College of Pacific, Bloomington, Ind.
Michigan vs. Army, Ann Arbor, Mich.
[NETWORK RADIO]Michigan State vs. Wisconsin, East Lansing, Mich., 1:45 p.m. (ABC).
Missouri vs. Kansas State, Manhattan, Kan.
Nebraska vs. Iowa State, Lincoln, Neb.
Northwestern vs. S. California, Evanston, Ill.
[NETWORK RADIO]Notre Dame vs. Purdue, South Bend, Ind., 2:15 p.m. (Mutual).
Ohio State vs. California, Columbus, Ohio.

FAR WEST

[TV]Stanford vs. Illinois, Palo Alto, Calif., 4:45 p.m. (ABC).
Oregon State vs. Washington, Portland, Ore.

(Professionals)

Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Washington Redskins, Pittsburgh.
Baltimore Colts vs. N.Y. Giants, Baltimore.
Hamilton Tiger-Cats vs. Ottawa Rough Riders, Hamilton, Ont.
[TV]Toronto Argonauts vs. Montreal Alouettes, Toronto (NBC—following World Series).
Calgary Stampeders vs. Edmonton Eskimos, Calgary.
Regina Rough Riders vs. Vancouver Lions, Regina.

Hockey

Detroit Red Wings vs. N.H.L All-Stars, Detroit.

Horse Racing

[TV]Woodward Stakes, $50,000, 1 m., 3-yr.-olds up, Belmont Pk., N.Y., 4 p.m. (CBS).
Olympic Handicap, $25.000, 1‚⅛ m., 3-yr.-olds up, Atlantic City, N.J.
Illinois Owners' Handicap, $25,000, 1[1/16] m., 3-yr.olds up. Hawthorne Pk., Cicero, Ill.

Motorboating
Intl. Cup Regatta, Elizabeth City, N.C.

Tennis
U.S. vs. Mexico, American Zone Davis Cup final, Mexico City.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 3

Football

[TV]Chicago Cardinals vs. Philadelphia Eagles, Chicago, 2 p.m. (ABC—local blackout).
Green Bay Packers vs. Chicago Bears, Green Bay, Wis.
Los Angeles Rams vs. San Francisco 49ers, Los Angeles.

Horse Racing
Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, 2,400 meters, Long-champ, Paris.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 4

Billiards
World 3-cushion championships, Buenos Aires.

Boxing

[TV]Moses Ward vs. Billy Kilgore, middleweights, St. Nick's, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (Du Mont).
[TV]Lulu Perez vs. Bobby Woods, lightweights, Eastern Pkwy., Brooklyn, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (ABC).

Football

Edmonton Eskimos vs. Calgary Stampeders, Edmonton.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers vs. Vancouver Lions, Winnipeg.

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

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 5

Fishing
Annual Tarpon Rodeo, Port Arkansas, Tex.

Steeplechase
Brook Steeplechase Handicap, $15,000, about 2½ m., 4-yr.-olds up, Belmont Pk., N.Y.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6

Boxing

[TV]Charley Norkus vs. Charley Powell, heavyweights,
[NETWORK RADIO]Civic Aud., San Francisco (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (CBS).

Horse Racing
Absecon Island Handicap, $20,000, 1 m., 2-yr.-olds, Atlantic City, N.J.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 7

Golf
Women's P.G.A. Texas Open, Fort Worth, Tex.

Harness Racing
Kentucky Futurity Trot, $70,000, Lexington, Ky.

Hockey

Detroit Red Wings vs. Toronto Maple Leafs, Detroit.
Montreal Canadiens vs. Chicago Black Hawks, Montreal.

Horse Racing
Lawrence Realization, $25,000, 1[5/8] m., 3-yr.-olds, Belmont Pk., N.Y.