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COMING EVENTS September 9 through September 18

Sept. 12, 1955
Sept. 12, 1955

Table of Contents
Sept. 12, 1955

Events & Discoveries
Spectacle
  • That's the cry that sends bankers, doctors and generals into the saddle for a five-day trek through Old California

  • From 36 states—and lands overseas—come the horsemen known as Los Rancheros Visitadores, an easy-going crew 500 strong that meets once a year in southern California. Riding, eating bulls' heads, or soaking guests, the Rancheros have fun

The Match Race
The Race—Mr. Fitz's Story
Conversation Piece:
Jones's Grand Slam
Keep In The Pink
  • This most common mishap should receive more than casual treatment

Rare Dogs
Tip From The Top
Matchwit*
Acknowledgments
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

COMING EVENTS September 9 through September 18

[TV]TV [NETWORK RADIO]NETWORK RADIO

This is an article from the Sept. 12, 1955 issue

ALL TIMES ARE E.D.T. EXCEPT WHEN OTHERWISE NOTED

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 9

Baseball

[NETWORK RADIO]New York vs. Chicago, Polo Grounds, N.Y., 1:55 p.m. (Mutual*).
American Baseball Congress "amateur world series," Cushing, Okla., Watertown, S. D. and Battle Creek, Mich. (until Sept. 20).

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Cisco Andrade vs. Orlando Zulueta, lightweights, Mad. Sq. Garden, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (NBC).

Football
[TV]Los Angeles Rams vs. San Francisco 49ers (exhibition), Los Angeles, 8:05 p.m. P.D.T. (ABC*).

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10

Auto Racing

AAA 100-m. natl. championship, Syracuse, N.Y.
SCCA races, Elkhart Lake, Wis. (also Sept. 11).

Baseball

[TV]Cincinnati vs. New York, Crosley Field, Cincinnati, 2:25 p.m. (CBS*).
[NETWORK RADIO]Boston vs. Cleveland, Fenway Pk., Boston, 1:55 p.m. (Mutual*).

Boxing
Vince Martinez vs. Bob Provizzi, welterweights, Hinchcliffe Stadium, Paterson, N.J. (10 rds.).

Football

Chicago Cardinals vs. Baltimore Colts (exhibition), Chicago, 8:05 p.m. C.D.T.
Cleveland Browns vs. Detroit Lions (exhibition), Cleveland, 8:30 p.m.
New York Giants vs. Chicago Bears (exhibition), Little Rock, Ark., 8 p.m. C.S.T.
Washington Redskins vs. Green Bay Packers (exhibition), Winston-Salem, N.C., 2 p.m. E.S.T.

Horse Racing

[NETWORK RADIO]Del Mar Futurity, $30,000, 6 f., 2-yr.-olds, Del Mar, Calif., about 8:20 p.m. (NBC).
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Discovery Handicap, $25,000, 1‚⅛ m., 3-yr.-olds, Aqueduct, N.Y., 4:15 p.m. (ABC-TV; NBC-radio).
[NETWORK RADIO]Chicago Handicap, $25,000, 1 m., 3-yr.-olds up, Hawthorne Pk., Chicago, about 6:15 p.m. (NBC).
World's Playground Stakes, $25,000, 7 f., 2-yr.-olds, Atlantic City, N.J.

Steeplechase Racing
Foxcatcher Natl. Cup, Fairhill, Md.

Track & Field
Russia vs. Great Britain, Moscow (also Sept. 11).

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 11

Auto Racing

Italian Grand Prix, Monza, Italy.
NASCAR 100-m. race, Montgomery, Ala.
Natl. Hot Rod Assn. regional eliminations, Memphis, Tenn.

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]New York vs. Cleveland, Yankee Stadium, N.Y., 2 p.m. (Mutual*).

Dog Show
Westchester Kennel Club all-breed show, Westchester CC, Rye, N.Y.

Football
Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Philadelphia Eagles (exhibition), Pittsburgh, 2 p.m.

Golf

[NETWORK RADIO]Cavalcade of Golf final, Shackamaxon CC, West-field, N.J. (NBC-intermittent pickups).
St. Louis Women's Open final, St. Louis.

Motorcycling
Tourist Trophy Races (45- & 80-cu.-in. natl. championships), Peoria, Ill.

Polo
Natl. Handicap Tournament, Oakbrook PC, Hinsdale, Ill. (until Sept. 19).

Tennis
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]USLTA natl. singles & mixed doubles finals, Forest Hills, N.Y. (NBC: TV-2 p.m.; radio-intermittent pickups).

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 12

Boxing
[TV]Al (Sugar) Wilson vs. Isaac Logart, welterweights, St. Nick's, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (Du Mont).

Golf
U.S. Natl. Amateur championship, Country Club of Virginia, Richmond (until Sept. 17).

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]Detroit Tigers vs. New York Yankees, Briggs Stadium, Detroit, 2:55 p.m. (Mutual*).

Boxing
Don Cockell vs. Nino Valdes, heavyweights, White City Stadium, London (10 rds.).

Harness Racing
Reading Fair Futurity, $15,000, 3-yr.-old pacers, Reading, Pa.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]Boston vs. Kansas City, Fenway Pk., Boston, 1:55 p.m. (Mutual*).

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Tony De Marco vs. Chico Vejar, welterweights, Boston Garden (10 rds.), (ABC: TV-10 p.m.; radio-10:15 p.m.).

Harness Racing
Reading Fair Futurity, $15,000, 3-yr.-old trotters, Reading, Pa.

Swimming
Mexican natl. championships begin, Mexico City.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15

Football
Chicago Bears vs. Cleveland Browns, Chicago, 8:35 p.m. C.D.T.

Golf

Philadelphia Daily News Open, Philadelphia (until Sept. 18).
Denver Women's Open, Lakewood CC, Denver (until Sept. 18).

Harness Racing

Good Time Pace, $25,000, 1½ m., free-for-all, Yonkers Raceway, N.Y.
Reading Fair Futurity, $20,000, 2-yr.-old trotters, Reading, Pa.

Rodeo
Pendleton Roundup, Pendleton, Ore. (until Sept. 17).

Tennis
Pacific Southwest championships, Los Angeles (until Sept. 25).

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16

Auto Racing
NASCAR 100-m. championship, Islip, N.Y.

Boxing

[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Frankie Ryff vs. Joey Lopes, lightweights, Detroit (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (NBC).

Football
UCLA vs. Texas A&M, Los Angeles (N).

Harness Racing
Reading Fair Futurity, $20,000, 2-yr.-old pacers, Reading, Pa.

Horse Show
All-Arabian Horse Show, Salt Lake City.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17

Auto Racing

AAA 100-m. natl. championship, Indianapolis. SCCA natl. sports car races, Watkins Glen, N.Y.
Natl. Hot Rod Assn. regional eliminations, Martin-dale Field, San Antonio, Tex. (also Sept. 18).
Tourist Trophy Races, Belfast, Ireland.

Baseball
[TV]Brooklyn vs. New York, Ebbets Field, Brooklyn, N.Y., 1:55 p.m. (CBS*).

Football

(Leading college games)

EAST
[NETWORK RADIO]Pittsburgh vs. California, Pittsburgh, 1:15 p.m. (Mutual).

SOUTH & SOUTHWEST

Arkansas vs. Tulsa, Fayetteville, Ark.
Baylor vs. Hardin-Simmons, Waco, Tex. (N).
Florida vs. Miss. State, Gainesville, Fla.
Florida State vs. N.C. State, Tallahassee, Fla. (N).
Georgia vs. Mississippi, Atlanta (N).
[TV]Georgia Tech vs. Miami (Fla.), Atlanta, 3:15 p.m. (NBC-color). Watch Tech's Wade Mitchell (11) and Miami's Whitey Rouviere (33).
LSU vs. Kentucky, Baton Rouge, La. (N).
Texas vs. Texas Tech, Austin, Tex. (N).
TCU vs. Kansas, Ft. Worth, Tex. (N).
Tulane vs. VMI, New Orleans.
Wake Forest vs. Virginia Tech, Wake Forest, N.C.

WEST

Iowa State vs. Denver, Ames, Iowa.
Kansas State vs. Wyoming, Manhattan, Kan.
Missouri vs. Maryland, Columbia, Mo.
Wichita vs. Arizona State, Wichita, Kan. (N).

FAR WEST

Oregon State vs. Brig. Young, Corvallis, Ore.
S. California vs. Washington State, Los Angeles.
Stanford vs. Coll. of Pacific, Palo Alto, Calif.
Utah vs. Oregon, Salt Lake City (N).
Washington vs. Idaho, Seattle.

(Professionals)

[TV]Los Angeles Rams vs. Philadelphia Eagles (exhibition), Denver, 8:05 p.m. M.S.T. (ABC*).
Green Bay Packers vs. Chicago Cardinals (exhibition), Milwaukee, 8:05 p.m. C.S.T.

Horse Racing

[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Beldame Handicap, $50,000, 1‚⅛ m., 3-yr.-olds up, f & m, Aqueduct, N.Y., 4:15 p.m. (ABC-TV; NBC-radio).
[NETWORK RADIO]American Bred Stakes, $50,000, 1‚⅛ m., 3-yr.-olds up, Atlantic City, N.J., about 4:30 p.m. (CBS).
[NETWORK RADIO]Foreign Bred Stakes, $50,000, 1‚⅛ m. (turf), 3-yr.-olds up, Atlantic City, N.J., about 5 p.m. (CBS).
[NETWORK RADIO]Midwest Handicap, $25,000, 6½ f., 3-yr.-olds up, Hawthorne Pk., Chicago, about 6:15 p.m. (NBC).
California Jr. Miss Stakes, $25,000, 1 m., 3-yr.-old fillies, Bay Meadows, San Mateo, Calif.

Motorboating

President's Cup Regatta, Washington, D.C. (also Sept. 18).
NOA professional class championships, Wabash Valley BC, Mt. Carmel, Ill. (until Sept. 19).

Steeplechase Racing
Cecil County Timber Race & Manly Steeplechase, Fairhill, Md.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 18

Auto Racing

NASCAR 250-m. championship, Langhorne, Pa.
AAA 200-m. stock engine race, Milwaukee.

Football

Detroit Lions vs. New York Giants (exhibition), Detroit, 2:05 p.m. E.S.T.
Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Baltimore Colts (exhibition), Buffalo, N.Y., 2 p.m.

*See local listing.