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COMING EVENTS October 8 through 14

Oct. 11, 1954
Oct. 11, 1954

Table of Contents
Oct. 11, 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
  • The good old game of touch, with rules or without, provides football fun for everyone without the spills and skills demanded by the regular game

The World Series
Soundtrack
Foxhounds
The Bands Play
  • Fancy-free and full of fanfare, football music fills the air with its magnificent manifestations of a martial mania as old as the game itself

  • The violent upsets shown on this and following pages are not the sort of action spectators at the National Horse Show next month are likely to see. To riders and horses preparing for the elegant precision which the arena requires, however, they are normal hazards—and they show that mastering the delicate art of jumping thoroughbreds is a sport which is anything but tame

Sunday Pilot
Sporting Look
  • For fifty years the opening day at Belmont Park has brought out the first fall fashions in the East. This year there was no doubt about the favorite for suits and coats: tweeds—win, place and show

Bowling
Baseball
Horse Racing
Sport In Art
Boxing
Eastern Football
Yesterday
  • Born in Cooperstown, N.Y. in 1859 and still living there, Putt Telfer has recorded village sport scenes for 75 years

Sailing
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

COMING EVENTS October 8 through 14

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

This is an article from the Oct. 11, 1954 issue Original Layout

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8

Boxing
[TV] Harold Johnson vs. Billy Smith, light heavyweights, Arena, Philadelphia (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (NBC).

Football

Boston University vs. Fordham, Boston (N).
Miami vs. Holy Cross, Miami (N).
S. California vs. T.C.U., Los Angeles (N).

Harness Racing
Hanover Shoe Filly Stake, $14,000, 3-yr.-old pacers, Lexington, Ky.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 9

Boxing
[TV] Cisco Andrade vs. Henry Davis, lightweights, Rochester, N.Y. (10 rds.), 9 p.m. (ABC).

Football

(Leading college games)

EAST

Army vs. Dartmouth, West Point, N.Y.
Brown vs. Rhode Island, Providence, R.I.
Colgate vs. Rutgers, Hamilton, N.Y.
Columbia vs. Yale, New York
Cornell vs. Harvard, Ithaca, N.Y.
Penn State vs. Virginia, State College, Pa.
[NETWORK RADIO] Pittsburgh vs. Notre Dame, Pittsburgh, 1:15 p.m. (ABC, Mutual).
Princeton vs. Pennsylvania, Princeton, N.J.

SOUTH & SOUTHWEST

Alabama vs. Tulsa, Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Auburn vs. Kentucky, Lexington, Ky. (N).
Georgia vs. N. Carolina, Chapel Hill, N.C.
Georgia Tech vs. L.S.U., Atlanta.
Maryland vs. Wake Forest, Winston-Salem, N.C.
Mississippi vs. Vanderbilt, Nashville, Tenn. (N).
Mississippi St. vs. Tulane, New Orleans.
Tennessee vs. Chattanooga, Knoxville, Tenn.
Texas vs. Oklahoma, Dallas, Tex.
Texas A. & M. vs. Houston, Houston, Tex. (N).

WEST

Illinois vs. Ohio State, Champaign, Ill.
Indiana vs. Michigan St., Bloomington, Ind.
Iowa vs. Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich.
Kansas State vs. Nebraska, Lincoln, Neb.
Minnesota vs. Northwestern, Minneapolis.
Missouri vs. S.M.U., Columbia, Mo.
Purdue vs. Duke, Lafayette, Ind.
[TV] Wisconsin vs. Rice, Madison, Wis., 2:15 p.m. (ABC). Men to watch: Wisconsin's Alan Ameche (35) and Rice's Dick Moegle (47).

FAR WEST

California vs. Oregon, Berkeley, Calif.
Oregon St. vs. Washington St., Pullman, Wash.
Stanford vs. Navy, Palo Alto. Calif.
U.C.L.A. vs. Washington, Seattle.

(Professionals)

Philadelphia vs. Pittsburgh, Philadelphia (N).
[TV] Hamilton vs. Toronto, Hamilton, 1:45 p.m. (NBC).
Ottawa vs. Montreal, Ottawa.
Vancouver vs. Calgary, Vancouver.
Winnipeg vs. Edmonton, Winnipeg.

Hockey

Detroit vs. New York, Detroit.
Montreal vs. Boston, Montreal.
Toronto vs. Chicago, Toronto.

Horse Racing

[TV] The Futurity, $50,000, 6½ f., 2-yr.-olds, Belmont Pk., N.Y., 4 p.m. (CBS).
Manhattan Handicap, $30,000, 1½ m., 3-yr.-olds up, Belmont Pk., N.Y.
Jersey Belle Stakes, $25,000, 1 1/16 m., 3-yr.-old fillies, Garden State Pk., Camden, N.J.
Hawthorne Juvenile Handicap, $25,000, 6f., 2-yr.-olds, Hawthorne Pk., Cicero, Ill.

Track & Field
Natl. A.A.U. women's pentathlon, Cleveland.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 10

Auto Racing

NASCAR Sportsman 100-m. natl. championship, Langhorne, Pa.
NASCAR 250-m. Grand Natl., Memphis.

Football

[TV] Chicago Bears vs. Baltimore, Chicago, 2 p.m. (ABC).
Cleveland vs. Chicago Cards, Cleveland.
Detroit vs. Los Angeles, Detroit.
Green Bay vs. San Francisco, Milwaukee.
Washington vs. New York, Washington.

Hockey
Chicago vs. New York, Chicago.

Track & Field
Pentathlon world championship, Budapest.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 11

Boxing

[TV] Floyd Patterson vs. Esau Ferdinand, light heavyweights, St. Nick's, N.Y. (8 rds.), 10 p.m. (Du Mont).
[TV] Bobby Dykes vs. Ted Olla, middleweights, Eastern Pkwy., Brooklyn, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (ABC).

Dogs

American Field Pheasant Dog Futurity & Natl.
Pheasant championship, Baldwinsville, N.Y.

Football

Calgary vs. Vancouver, Calgary.
Montreal vs. Ottawa, Montreal.
Regina vs. Edmonton, Regina.
Toronto vs. Hamilton, Toronto.

Harness Racing
Twin Futurity Preview, $15,000, 2-yr.-old pacers, Yonkers Raceway, N.Y.

Hockey
Boston vs. Montreal, Boston.

Horse Racing
Canadian Championship, $25,000, 1‚⅛ m., 3-yr.-olds up, Long Branch, Ont.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 12

Harness Racing

W. N. Reynolds Stake, $13,000, 3-yr.-old trotters. Winston-Salem, N.C.
W. N. Reynolds Stake, $12,000. 2-yr.-old pacers. Winston-Salem, N.C.

Horse Racing

Ladies Handicap, $50,000, 1½ m., 3-yr.-olds up, f&m, Belmont Pk., N.Y.
Wanda Stakes, $25,000, 1 m., 70 yds., 2-yr.-old fillies, Garden State Pk., Camden, N.J.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 13

Harness Racing

W. N. Reynolds Stake, $13,000, 2-yr.-old trotters, Winston-Salem, N.C.
W. N. Reynolds Stake, $12,000, 3-yr.-old pacers, Winston-Salem, N.C.

Hockey
Montreal vs. Detroit, Montreal.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 14

Harness Racing
Twin Futurity Preview, $15,000, 2-yr.-old trotters, Yonkers Raceway, N.Y.

Hockey
Boston vs. New York, Boston.

Steeplechase
Grand Natl. Steeplechase Handicap, $25,000, about 3 m., Belmont Pk., N.Y.