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COMING EVENTS October 29 through November 4

Nov. 01, 1954
Nov. 01, 1954

Table of Contents
Nov. 1, 1954

Health
  • Playground equipment with built-in disappointments is designed to help in preparing youngsters for "the struggles of maturity"

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

Budd Schulberg
Souped-Up
The Wonderful World Of Sport
Soundtrack
Iron Curtain Race
Cinderella Horse
Sport In Art
Nasrullah And Mr. Fitz
You Should Know
Motor Sports
Sporting Look
Tennis
Acknowledgments
Horse Racing
Fisherman's Calendar
Under 21
Bowling
Yesterday
  • Marathoners Hayes and Dorando of the 1908 Olympics turned pro, ran a series of races and started a fad

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

COMING EVENTS October 29 through November 4

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

This is an article from the Nov. 1, 1954 issue Original Layout

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 29

Boxing
[TV] [NETWORK RADIO] Vince Martinez vs. Carmine Fiore, welterweights, Mad. Sq. Garden, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (NBC).

Dogs
Grand Natl. Grouse Championship trials, Marienvillie. Pa.

Football

Detroit vs. Marquette, Detroit (N).
Geo. Washington vs. Richmond, Washington, D.C.(N).
Miami vs. Fordham, Miami, Fla. (N).

Harness Racing
Los Angeles Trot, $10,000, free-for-all, Hollywood Pk., Calif.

Hockey
Cleveland Barons vs. Providence Reds, Cleveland.

Horses
Grand Natl. Exposition, Cow Palace, San Francisco.

Trapshooting
Greenbriar Open Invitational, White Sulphur Springs, W. Va.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 30

Basketball

Baltimore Bullets vs. Syracuse Nationals, Baltimore.
Milwaukee Hawks vs. Fort Wayne Pistons, Milwaukee.
N.Y. Knicks vs. Minneapolis Lakers, New York.
[TV] Rochester Royals vs. Boston Celtics, Rochester, (NBC—following football game).

Dogs
German Short Hair Natl. Championships, Toledo, Ohio.

Football
(Leading college games)

EAST

Army vs. Virginia, West Point, N.Y.
Boston College vs. Xavier, Boston.
Boston U. vs. Bucknell, Boston.
Columbia vs. Cornell, New York.
Harvard vs. Ohio U., Cambridge, Mass.
Lehigh vs. Brown, Bethlehem, Pa.
Muhlenberg vs. Delaware, Allentown, Pa.
[NETWORK RADIO] Navy vs. Notre Dame, Baltimore, 1:45 p.m. Mutual, (NBC).
[TV] Pennsylvania vs. Penn State, Philadelphia, 1:55 p.m. (ABC). Men to watch: Penn's Neil Hyland (42), Penn States Lenny Moore (42).
Princeton vs. Colgate, Princeton, N.J.
Rutgers vs. Temple, New Brunswick, N.J.
Syracuse vs. Holy Cross, Syracuse, N.Y.
W. Virginia vs. Pittsburgh, Morgantown, W. Va.
Yale vs. Dartmouth, New Haven, Conn.

SOUTH & SOUTHWEST

Alabama vs. Georgia, Birmingham, Ala.
Auburn vs. Tulane, Mobile, Ala.
Duke vs. Georgia Tech, Durham, N.C.
Florida vs. Miss. State, Gainesville, Fla.
Kentucky vs. Villanova, Lexington, Ky.
L.S.U. vs. Mississippi, Baton Rouge, La. (N).
N. Carolina State vs. Furman, Raleigh, N.C. (N).
Rice vs. Vanderbilt, Houston, Tex.
S. Carolina vs. Maryland, Columbia, S.C.
Tennessee vs. N. Carolina, Knoxville, Tenn.
Texas vs. S.M.U., Austin, Tex.
Texas A. & M. vs. Arkansas, College Station, Tex.(N).
T.C.U. vs. Baylor, Fort Worth, Tex.
V.M.I, vs. Florida State, Lynchburg, Va.
Virginia Tech vs. Wm. & Mary, Blacksburg, Va.

WEST

Cincinnati vs. Coll. of Pac., Cincinnati.
Iowa vs. Wisconsin, Iowa City, la.
Iowa State vs. Drake, Ames, la.
Kansas State vs. Kansas, Manhattan, Kan.
Michigan vs. Indiana, Ann Arbor, Mich.
[NETWORK RADIO] Minnesota vs. Michigan State, Minneapolis, 2:15 p.m. (ABC).
Nebraska vs. Missouri, Lincoln, Neb.
Northwestern vs. Ohio State, Evanston, Ill.
Purdue vs. Illinois, Lafayette, Ind.
Tulsa vs. Oklahoma A. & M., Tulsa, Okla.
Wichita vs. Houston, Wichita, Kan.

FAR WEST

California vs. U.C.L.A., Berkeley, Calif.
Colorado vs. Oklahoma, Boulder, Colo.
Colorado A. & M. vs. Montana, Ft. Collins, Colo.
S. California vs. Oregon State, Los Angeles.
Stanford vs. Wash. State, Palo Alto, Calif.
Utah vs. Idaho, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Washington vs. Oregon, Seattle.

(Professionals)

Natl. Football League
[TV] Philadelphia Eagles vs. Green Bay Packers, Philadelphia, 8 p.m. (Du Mont*).
Canadian League
[TV] Montreal Alouettes vs. Toronto Argonauts, Montreal, 1:45 p.m. (NBC).
Ottawa Rough Riders vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats, Ottawa.

Hockey

Natl. Hockey League
Detroit Red Wings vs. Boston Bruins, Detroit.
Montreal Canadiens vs. Chicago Black Hawks, Montreal.
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. N.Y. Rangers, Toronto.
American Hockey League
Cleveland Barons vs. Buffalo Bisons, Cleveland.
Pittsburgh Hornets vs. Providence Reds, Pittsburgh.
Springfield Indians vs. Hershey Bears, Springfield, Mass.

Horse Racing

[TV] The Garden State, $239,965,1 1/16 m., 2-yr.-olds, Garden State Pk., Camden, N.J., 4 p.m. (CBS). World's richest race.
Tanforan Handicap, $35,000,1 1/8 m., 3-yr.-olds up, Tanforan, San Bruno, Calif.
Firenze Handicap, $30,000, 1 1/8 m., 3-yr.-olds up, Jamaica, N.Y.
Laurel Sprint Handicap, $15,000, 6 f., 3-yr.-olds up, Laurel, Md.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 31

Auto Racing
NASCAR Natl. Modified championship, Charlotte, N.C.

Basketball

Fort Wayne Pistons vs. Boston Celtics, Fort Wayne, Ind.
Philadelphia Warriors vs. Baltimore Bullets, New Haven, Conn.
Syracuse Nationals vs. Minneapolis Lakers, Syracuse, N.Y.

Football

[TV] Chicago Cardinals vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, Chicago, 2 p.m. (ABC—local blackout; Du Mont*).
[TV] Cleveland Browns vs. N.Y. Giants, Cleveland, 2 p.m. (Du Mont*).
[TV] Los Angeles Rams vs. Detroit Lions, Los Angeles, 5 p.m. (Du Mont*).
San Francisco 49ers vs. Chicago Bears, San Francisco.
[TV] Washington Redskins vs. Baltimore Colts, Washington, D.C. 2:00 p.m. (Du Mont*).

Hockey

Natl. Hockey League
N.Y. Rangers vs. Chicago Black Hawks, New York.
American Hockey League
Buffalo Bisons vs. Springfield Indians, Buffalo, N.Y.
Providence Reds vs. Hershey Bears, Providence, R.I.

Hurling
New York vs. County Cork All-Ireland champions, Polo Grounds, N.Y.

Sailing
Fourth Annual Skipper Invitation Race, Chesapeake Bay, Annapolis, Md.

Track and Field
Natl. AAU 25-kilo. walk, Buffalo, N.Y.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 1

Boxing

[TV] Frankie Ryff vs. Henry Davis, lightweights, Eastern Pkwy. Brooklyn, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (ABC).
[TV]Moses Ward vs. Bobby Jones, middleweight, St. Nick's, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (Du Mont).

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 2

Basketball
Milwaukee Hawks vs. N.Y. Knicks, Milwaukee.

Dogs
American Field Quail Futurity, Carbondale, Ill.

Horses
Natl. Horse Show opens, Mad. Sq. Garden, N.Y.

Horse Racing

Melbourne Cup, $30,000, 2 m., all ages, Fleming-ton track, Melbourne. Australia's biggest turf race.
Frizette Stakes, $30,000, 1 1/16 m., 2-yr.-old fillies, Jamaica, N.Y.
Quaker City Handicap, $25,000,1 1/8 m., 3-yr.-olds up, Garden State Pk., Camden, N.J.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 3

Basketball
Baltimore Bullets vs. Minneapolis Lakers, Baltimore.

Boxing
[TV] Bobo Olson vs. Garth Panter, middleweight (non-title), Memorial Auditorium, Richmond, Calif. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (CBS).

Dogs
Open All-Ages Stake, Carbondale, Ill.

Hockey

Natl. Hockey League
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Detroit Red Wings, Toronto.
American Hockey League
Buffalo Bisons vs. Springfield Indians, Buffalo, N.Y.
Cleveland Barons vs. Hershey Bears, Cleveland.

Horse Racing
Washington, D.C. Intl., $65,000, 1½ m., 3-yr.-olds up, Laurel, Md. Queen Elizabeth's Landau among entries.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 4

Golf
PGA Southeastern Open, Savannah, Ga.

Hockey

Natl. Hockey League
Boston Bruins vs. Detroit Red Wings, Boston.
Chicago Black Hawks vs. N.Y. Rangers, Chicago.
American Hockey League
Hershey Bears vs. Cleveland Barons, Hershey, Pa.

Horse Racing
Pimlico Breeders' Stakes, $7,500, 6 f., 2-yr.-olds, Pimlico, Baltimore.

*See local TV listing