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A TENDERFOOT TRIUMPHS

May 02, 1955
May 02, 1955

Table of Contents
May 2, 1955

Events & Discoveries
Spectacle
The Relays!
The Wonderful World Of Sport
Wonderful World Of Sport
  • On a cold, windy beach off St. Petersburg in Florida, father Weidman plays a game of baseball with six small boys, misses an easy grounder and looks up to find himself face to face with a crisis in the form of a smiling stroller

Brooklyn's Streak
Baseball
Anniversary
Franco Hunt
Fisherman's Calendar
Acknowledgments
Yesterday
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

A TENDERFOOT TRIUMPHS

A salute to some who have earned the good opinion of the world of sport, if not yet its tallest headlines

Ed Crowley (center, flanked by Texas Oilmen Gordon Guiberson and Clint Murchison) is a Los Angeles hotel manager far better known for his golf (he plays often with Bing Crosby) than his shooting. But while tramping the countryside with his two cronies at Murchison's Mexican hideaway near Tampico, Crowley came upon a mountain lion Murchison's dogs had treed. The other two, experienced hunters, gave Crowley a 12-gauge shotgun and he dispatched the 110-pound cat like a veteran.

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