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ANNIVERSARY

June 06, 1955
June 06, 1955

Table of Contents
June 6, 1955

Events & Discoveries
Spectacle
Indianapolis '500'
The Wonderful World Of Sport
Baseball
Anniversary
Track
Acknowledgments
Horses
  • HORSES 49

    NASHUA SET A NEW RECORD IN THE PREAKNESS BECAUSE AN OLD RIVAL NAMED SARATOGA DECIDED IT WAS FINALLY TIME TO "RUN HIS RACE"

Tennis
  • TENNIS 50
    By William F. Talbert

    CONTROVERSY HERE AND THERE: ON JACK KRAMER'S BLAST ABOUT MONEY-MAKING AMATEURS AND HOPMAN'S DAVIS CUP CAMPAIGN

Keep In The Pink
Fisherman's Calendar
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

ANNIVERSARY

Twenty-five years ago this week Aga Khan's Blenheim II, 18-1, astounded a crowd of 500,000 by winning the 151st running of the English Derby at Epsom Downs. Blenheim was part of a two horse entry with the main hopes on Rustom Pasha. When Aga Khan led Blenheim II into the winner's circle (above) it was his first of five triumphs in the classic.

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