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COMING EVENTS November 26 through December 2

Nov. 29, 1954
Nov. 29, 1954

Table of Contents
Nov. 29, 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

Bladder-Ball
  • Yale undergraduates, grunting up and down the sacred sod of old campus, revive a tradition of the '90s with "First Annual Bladder-Ball Contest"

Glory Day In Columbus, Ohio
The Wonderful World Of Sport
Spectacle
  • Underground explorers enter the dark mouth of a Kentucky cave. A tortuous and dangerous descent lies ahead, but spelunkers find the perils justified by the exotic scenery

Soundtrack
  • THE EDITORS POINT TO ONE EFFECT OF POLITE CARTELS IN THE BOWL BUSINESS AND REGISTER DISSENT ON A BOXING-REFORM ALTERNATIVE, BUT THEY ARE CHEERED BY A BAD FIGHT AND A BACK-TALKING COACH

A Call To Arms
Sport In Art
  • It was a purposeful part of the traditional preparations for Thanksgiving among Americans of the last century—and in some rural areas it still is

Sporting Look
Weidman
Golf
Army-Navy Soccer
Fisherman's Calendar
Acknowledgments
Health
Yesterday
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

COMING EVENTS November 26 through December 2

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

This is an article from the Nov. 29, 1954 issue Original Layout

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 26

Boxing
[TV] [RADIO NETWORK]Percy Bassett vs. Teddy (Redtop) Davis, featherweights, Mad. Sq. Garden, N.Y. (12 rds.), 10 p.m. (NBC).

Football
Nebraska vs. Hawaii, Honolulu (N).

Sailing
Chesapeake Bay Intl. 14 Dinghy Assn. Invitation Thanksgiving Regatta, Round Bay Beach, Md.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 27

Auto Racing
Sports car road race, Torrey Pines, Calif.

Basketball

Baltimore Bullets vs. Milwaukee Hawks, Baltimore, 8:30 p.m.
[TV]Ft. Wayne Pistons vs. Minneapolis Lakers, Ft. Wayne, Ind. (NBC—following football game). N.Y. Knickerbockers vs. Syracuse Nationals, New York, 9 p.m.
Rochester Royals vs. Boston Celtics, Rochester, N.Y., 8:30 p.m.

Bowling
Stroh Beer, Detroit vs. Maibach Furniture, Akron, O., U.S. men's team match championship, Akron.

Football
Piggy Bank Bowl Game, Meriden, Conn. vs. Redondo Beach, Calif., Meriden, Conn.

(Leading college games)

EAST

[TV]Army vs. Navy, Philadelphia, 12:45 p.m. (ABC). Men to watch: Army's Pete Vann (10) and Tommy Bell (46) and Navy's George Welsh (11) and Phil Monahan (33).
Boston College vs. Holy Cross, Boston.
Fordham vs. Villanova, New York.

SOUTH & SOUTHWEST

Auburn vs. Alabama, Birmingham, Ala.
Baylor vs. Rice, Waco. Tex.
Florida vs. Miami, Gainesville, Fla.
Georgia vs. Georgia Tech, Athens, Ga.
Houston vs. Arkansas, Houston, Tex.
Mississippi vs. Mississippi State, Oxford, Miss.
N. Carolina vs. Duke, Chapel Hill, N.C.
S.M.U. vs. T.C.U., Dallas, Tex.
Tulane vs. L.S.U., New Orleans.
Vanderbilt vs. Tennessee, Nashville, Tenn.

WEST

[RADIO NETWORK]Notre Dame vs. S. California, South Bend, Ind. 1:45 p.m. (Mutual).
[RADIO NETWORK]Oklahoma A&M vs. Oklahoma, Stillwater. Okla., 2:15 p.m. (ABC).

FAR WEST
Arizona vs. Wyoming, Tucson, Ariz. (N).

(Professionals)
[TV]Grey Cup Game, Montreal vs. Edmonton, Toronto, 12:45 p.m. (NBC).

Hockey

Montreal Canadiens vs. Detroit Red Wings, Montreal.
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. N.Y. Rangers, Toronto.

Horse Racing

Golden Gate Mile, $15,000, 1 m., 3-yr.-olds up, Golden Gate Fields, Albany, Calif.
Barbara Fritchie Handicap, $15,000, 1 [1/16] m., 3-yr.-olds up, fillies & mares, Bowie, Md.

Table Tennis
Natl, team championships, Indianapolis.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 28

Auto Racing
Sports car rally, San Antonio, Tex.

Basketball

Ft. Wayne Pistons vs. Milwaukee Hawks, Ft. Wayne, Ind., 8:30 p.m.
Minneapolis Lakers vs. Boston Celtics, Minneapolis, 2 p.m. C.S.T.
Syracuse Nationals vs. N.Y. Knickerbockers, Syracuse, N.Y., 8:30 p.m.

Football

[TV]Baltimore Colts vs. San Francisco 49ers, Baltimore, 2 p.m. (Du Mont*).
[TV]Chicago Bears vs. Los Angeles Rams, Chicago, 2 p.m. (ABC—local blackout).
[TV]N.Y. Giants vs. Cleveland Browns, New York, 2 p.m. (Du Mont*).
Philadelphia Eagles vs. Washington Redskins, Philadelphia, 2 p.m.
Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Chicago Cardinals, Pittsburgh, 2 p.m.

Hockey

Boston Bruins vs. Detroit Red Wings, Boston.
Chicago Black Hawks vs. Toronto Maple Leafs, Chicago.
N.Y. Rangers vs. Montreal Canadiens, New York.

Track & Field
Natl. AAU cross-country championship, Philadelphia.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 29

Boxing

[TV]Gil Turner vs. Ray Drake, middleweights, East Pkwy., Brooklyn, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (ABC).
[TV]Lulu Perez vs. Joey Lopes, lightweights, St. Nick's, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (Du Mont).

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 30

Basketball

Ft. Wayne Pistons vs. Minneapolis Lakers, 7:30 p.m.; N.Y. Knickerbockers vs. Philadelphia Warriors, 9:30 p.m., Mad. Sq. Garden, N.Y.
Milwaukee Hawks vs. Boston Celtics, Milwaukee, 8:30 p.m. C.S.T.

Hockey
Chicago Black Hawks vs. Montreal Canadiens, Omaha.

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 1

Basketball

Boston Celtics vs. Milwaukee Hawks, St. Louis, 9:15 p.m. C.S.T.
N.Y. Knickerbockers vs. Syracuse Nationals, 7:45 p.m.; Philadelphia Warriors vs. Baltimore Bullets, 9:30 p.m., Philadelphia.
Rochester Royals vs. Ft. Wayne Pistons, Rochester, N.Y., 8:30 p.m.

Boxing
[TV]Charley Norkus vs. Roland La Starza, heavyweights, Cleveland Arena (10 rds)., 10 p.m. (CBS).

Hockey

N.Y. Rangers vs. Detroit Red Wings, New York.
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins, Toronto.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 2

Basketball

Milwaukee Hawks vs. Minneapolis Lakers, 7:30 p.m. C.S.T.; Ft. Wayne Pistons vs. Boston Celtics, 9:15 p.m. C.S.T., Ft. Wayne, Ind.
Syracuse Nationals vs. Rochester Royals, Syracuse, N.Y., 8:30 p.m

Boxing

Johnny Saxton vs. Ramon Fuentes, welterweights (nontitle), Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles (10 rds.)
Pappy Gault vs. Johnny O'Brien, bantamweights, W. Palm Beach, Fla. (15 rds.).

Field Trials
Natl. English Springer Spaniel field trials, Carbondale, Ill.

Hockey

Chicago Black Hawks vs. Boston Bruins, Chicago.
Detroit Red Wings vs. Montreal Canadiens, Detroit.

*See local TV listing