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COMING EVENTS September 16 through September 25

Sept. 19, 1955
Sept. 19, 1955

Table of Contents
Sept. 19, 1955

Events & Discoveries
Spectacle
Conversation Piece: Subject: Archie Moore
  • Challenger Moore tells in his own words—and Artist Robert Riger's drawings show—how Moore expects to win the world's heavyweight championship from Rocky Marciano in next Tuesday night's big fight

West Coast Football
The Wonderful World Of Sport
Acknowledgments
Fisherman's Calendar
Wild Goose
  • Seven hundred miles north of Toronto in the vast prairielike marshes of James Bay, Canada, some 600,000 congregating blue geese put on the biggest show a goose hunter can hope for—their annual rest stop before the 2,000-mile gantlet run south

Part II: Jones's Grand Slam
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

COMING EVENTS September 16 through September 25

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This is an article from the Sept. 19, 1955 issue Original Layout

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

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.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17

Auto Racing

Tourist Trophy Race, Belfast, Ireland.
AAA 100-m. natl. championship, Indianapolis.
SCCA natl. sports car races, Watkins Glen, N.Y.

Baseball

[TV]Cleveland vs. Detroit, Municipal Stadium, Cleveland, 1:55 p.m. (CBS*).
[NETWORK RADIO]New York vs. Boston, Yankee Stadium, N.Y., 1:55 p.m. (Mutual*).

Football

(Leading college games)

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

SOUTH & SOUTHWEST

Arkansas vs. Tulsa, Fayetteville, Ark.
Florida vs. Miss. State, Gainesville, Fla.
Fla. 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). Men to 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.

WEST

Iowa State vs. Denver, Ames, Iowa.
Missouri vs. Maryland, Columbia, Mo.

FAR WEST

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

(Professionals)

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

Golf
U.S. Natl. Amateur final, Richmond, Va.

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., 4:30 p.m. (CBS).
[NETWORK RADIO]Foreign Bred Stakes, $50,000, 1‚⅛ m., 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.
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.

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

Football

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

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 19

Baseball
Army championships begin, Ft. Belvoir, Va.

Boxing
[TV]Archie McBride vs. Jimmy Slade, heavyweights, St. Nick's, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (Du Mont).

Softball
Men's world championships, Clearwater, Fla.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]Boston vs. Baltimore, Fenway Pk., Boston, 1:25 p.m. (Mutual*).

Boxing
[NETWORK RADIO]Rocky Marciano vs. Archie Moore, for world heavyweight title, Yankee Stadium, N.Y. (15 rds.), 10:30 p.m. (ABC-radio; theater TV).

Golf
Trans-Mississippi Women's Tournament, Twin Hills Club, Oklahoma City (until Sept. 25).

Horse Racing
Cowdin Stakes, $25,000, 6½ f., 2-yr.-olds, Aqueduct, N.Y.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]Detroit vs. Kansas City, Briggs Stadium, Detroit, 2:55 p.m. (Mutual*).

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Bobby Dykes vs. George Johnson, middleweights, Miami, Fla. (10 rds.), (ABC: TV—10 p.m.; radio—10:15 p.m.).

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22

Golf
Carling's Open begins, Newton, Mass.

Harness Racing
Little Brown Jug, $65,000, 3-yr.-old pacers, Delaware, Ohio.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23

Baseball

[NETWORK RADIO]Boston vs. New York, Fenway Pk., Boston, 1:55 p.m. (Mutual*).
Global World Series (amateurs), Milwaukee (until Sept. 28).

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Rocky Castellani vs. Ralph (Tiger) Jones, middleweights, Cleveland Arena (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (NBC).

Football
S. California vs. Oregon, Los Angeles (N).

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 24

Auto Racing
NASCAR late model 100-m. race, Hickory, N.C.

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

Football

(Leading college games)

EAST

Army vs. Furman, West Point, N.Y.
Columbia vs. Brown, New York.
Colgate vs. Dartmouth, Hamilton, N.Y.
Cornell vs. Lehigh, Ithaca, N.Y.
Holy Cross vs. Temple, Worcester, Mass.
Maryland vs. UCLA, College Pk., Md.
Navy vs. William & Mary, Annapolis, Md.
Penn vs. Virginia Tech, Philadelphia.
[TV]Penn State vs. Boston U., University Pk., Pa., 2 p.m. (CBS*). Men to watch: State's Lenny Moore (42) and Boston's Ken Hagerstrom (31).
Princeton vs. Rutgers, Princeton, N.J.
[TV]Syracuse vs. Pitt, Syracuse, N.Y., 1:15 p.m. (NBC*). Men to watch: Syracuse's Jimmy Brown (44) and Pitt's Corny Salvaterra (11).
Villanova vs. Baylor, Philadelphia (N).
Yale vs. Connecticut, New Haven, Conn.

SOUTH & SOUTHWEST

Arkansas vs. Okla. A&M, Little Rock, Ark. (N).
Florida vs. Georgia Tech, Gainesville, Fla.
Georgia vs. Vanderbilt, Athens, Ga.
Kentucky vs. Mississippi, Lexington, Ky. (N)
N. Carolina vs. Oklahoma, Chapel Hill, N.C.
N.C. State vs. Duke, Raleigh, N.C. (N).
Rice vs. Alabama, Houston, Tex. (N).
Tennessee vs. Miss. State, Knoxville, Tenn.
Texas vs. Tulane, Austin, Tex. (N).
Texas A&M vs. LSU, Dallas (N).
[TV]Texas Tech vs. TCU, Lubbock, Tex., 2 p.m.* Men to watch: Tech's Jack Kirkpatrick (22) and TCU's Jimmy Swink (23).

WEST

[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Indiana vs. Michigan State, Bloomington, Ind., 2:15 p.m. (CBS*-TV; Mutual*-radio). Men to watch: Indiana's Milt Campbell (49) and State's Clarence (Hi) Peaks (26).
Iowa vs. Kansas State, Iowa City.
Kansas vs. Washington State, Lawrence, Kan.
Michigan vs. Missouri, Ann Arbor, Mich.
Minnesota vs. Washington, Minneapolis.
Northwestern vs. Miami (O.), Evanston, Ill.
[TV]Notre Dame vs. SMU, South Bend, Ind., 2 p.m. C.D.T (NBC*). Men to watch: Notre Dame's Paul Hornung (5) and SMU's Don McIlhenny (37).
Ohio State vs. Nebraska, Columbus, Ohio.
Purdue vs. Col. of Pac., Lafayette, Ind.
Wisconsin vs. Marquette, Madison, Wis.

FAR WEST

[TV]California vs. Illinois, Berkeley, Calif., 2 p.m., P.D.T. (CBS*). Men to watch: California's Jim Carmichael (89) and Illinois' Mickey Bates (44).
Oregon State vs. Stanford, Portland, Ore. (N).

(Professionals)
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Philadelphia vs. New York, Philadelphia, 7:30 p.m. (DuMont*-TV; Mutual*-radio).

Horse Racing

Sysonby Stakes, $100,000, 1‚⅛ m., 3-yr.-olds up, Belmont Pk., N.Y.
[TV]United Nations Handicap, $100,000, 1 3/16 m., 3-yr.-olds up, Atlantic City, N.J., 5 p.m. (CBS).
Bay Meadows Handicap, $25,000, 1 1/16 m., 3-yr.-olds up, Bay Meadows, San Mateo, Calif.

Motorboating
NOA stock outboard championships, Loudoun Lake, Knoxville, Tenn. (until Sept. 26).

Sailing
President's Cup Regatta, Washington, D.C.

Steeplechase Racing
New Jersey Hunt Cup, Far Hills, N.J.

Tennis
Pacific Coast championships, Berkeley, Calif.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 25

Auto Racing
NASCAR 100-m. late model race, Hillsboro, N.C.

Baseball

[NETWORK RADIO]Boston vs. New York, Fenway Pk., Boston, 2 p.m. E.S.T. (Mutual*).
Air Force championships, Donaldson AFB, S.C. (until Sept. 29).

Football
All-Ireland championships, Croke Park, Dublin.
(Professionals)

[TV]Baltimore vs. Chicago Bears, Baltimore, 2:05 p.m. E.S.T.*
[TV]Cleveland vs. Washington, Cleveland, 2:05 p.m. E.S.T.*
Green Bay vs. Detroit, Green Bay, Wis., 1:35 p.m. C.S.T.
[TV]San Francisco vs. Los Angeles, San Francisco, 2:05 P.S.T. (ABC*).

Tennis
Pacific Southwest finals, Los Angeles.

*See local listing.