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ANNIVERSARY

July 18, 1955
July 18, 1955

Table of Contents
July 18, 1955

Events & Discoveries
Spectacle
  • The cream of the eastern class-racing fleet comes to Larchmont for eight straight days of competition

The Wonderful World Of Sport
Anniversary
Swaps
Conversation Piece:
  • Rex Ellsworth's chief trainer describes for SI's James Murray a new, businesslike approach to racing that has made their stable the most sucessful on the Pacific Coast

Yesterday
Acknowledgments
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

ANNIVERSARY

Thirty-two years ago this week, Bobby Jones started his career as an alltime great among golf champions by defeating Bobby Cruickshank in a memorable play-off for the United States Open title at the Inwood Country Club on Long Island, N.Y. Jones's second shot on the 18th, a one-iron out of the rough that went almost 200 yards and stopped two yards from the flag, clinched victory for the 21-year-old Georgian.

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