Dec. 06, 1954
Dec. 06, 1954

Table of Contents
Dec. 6, 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

Road Race
The Army-Navy Game
The Wonderful World Of Sport
Fire On Ice
Fisherman's Calendar
  • A jaunty Frenchman helped glamorize the 20s with a pair of boxing gloves on his brittle hands and gallantry in his heart. But Georges Carpentier was too small to live the dream which idolizing millions created: he couldn't dethrone Jack Dempsey

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over


4—Sidney Supnick, Associated Press
5—bottom, Henry F. Zeman-Grand Rapids Press
10—Roberto Ochoa
11—Robert Flora—Behner & Associates
12—map by Matt Greene
13—Foto Mayo (2), Juan Guzman
14—Juan Guzman
15—United Press, Associated Press, Juan Guzman
22, 24—drawings by Ajay
25—United Press, Associated Press
28—Thomas Killian—Daily Oklahoman, Ed April
33—Robert St. Jean—La Presse
34-36—Hy Peskin
61—drawing by James Carraway
64—top middle, Peter Stackpole-LIFE; bottom Artray Ltd., Jan Brunner
65—Gregg Smith, no credit, Jukes Portraits, no credit, Bob Bourdon, Sun Volley News Bureau
68—Gerald Lowthe
70, 71—Hy Peskin
73, 75—Dwight E. Dolan
76—Sy Friedman
82—Atlantic Photo Service, Wide World
83—Wide World
86—Veronica Schwarz, International.

This is an article from the Dec. 6, 1954 issue Original Layout