April 18, 1955
April 18, 1955

Table of Contents
April 18, 1955

Events & Discoveries
  • Dr. Cary Middlecoff, the Masters winner, waited out his birdies and conquered lovely Augusta National, one of golf's works of art

Red Smith
Column Of The Week
  • Austen Lake reports that Frankie Carbo has kept his word to Jim Norris and Tony DeMarco, the new welter champ, is safely in the IBC camp

  • One of the strangest pageants of nature occurs in the West every spring when sage grouse gather at traditional prairie mating grounds and strut before their ladies

The Masters
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back
  • A salute to some who have earned the good opinion of the world of sport, if not yet its tallest headlines


13-16—drawings by Ajay
17-19—Jay Leviton—BS
20—Walter Bennett—TIME
24—Hy Peskin
25—George Skadding—LIFE, Arthur Siegel, INP, Mark Kauffman
26—Mark Kauffman, William Jacobbellis-Burchman, Ralph Morse-LIFE
27—AP, Don Wingfield, INP, UP
28—Jon Wells & Hank Fagliano
29—AP, Clifford Welsby, Odhams Press, Ltd., Bill Halkett
30—Joern Gerdts
31—Hy Peskin
32, 33—top, Sid Latham, bottom, Richard Meek
34—Maria La Yacona
35, 36—Richard Meek
41—courtesy Hialeah Park
46—Martin Kane
53—The Ring
58—64—Jay Leviton—BS
65—Richard Meek, drawings by Anthony Ravielli
76—top, Jerry Cooke, Mark Kauffman

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