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COMING EVENTS October 14 through October 23

Oct. 17, 1955
Oct. 17, 1955

Table of Contents
Oct. 17, 1955

Events & Discoveries
Spectacle
A Dream Of Glory
Game Of The Week
  • Having lost to the Cadets in all five of their previous games, Michigan took drastic revenge 26-2, moving a step closer to the Rose Bowl and knocking unbeaten Army out of First Ten. Halfback Terry Barr (No. 41 left and below) was bright new Michigan star

The Wonderful World Of Sport
ASIAN SPORTS AND GAMES 1
  • When a Bangkok girl gives her boy friend this advice, she may be trying to build him up—not let him down

Eastern Football
  • Yale's former coach differs with Yale's president (see page 19) on the care and training of Ivy, but he concedes that there is still plenty of hot competition among his old friends in Yankeeland

Acknowledgments
Yesterday/When Brooklyn Won The Series
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

COMING EVENTS October 14 through October 23

TV[TV] NETWORK RADIO[NETWORK RADIO]: ALL TIMES ARE E.S.T. EXCEPT WHEN OTHERWISE NOTED

This is an article from the Oct. 17, 1955 issue Original Layout

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Ray Drake vs. Tony Baldoni, middleweights, Syracuse, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. E.D.T. (NBC).

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

Golf
Texas Cup matches begin, Northwood CC, Dallas.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15

Auto Racing
Natl. SCCA races, Hagerstown, Md. Football

Football

(Leading college games)

EAST

Army vs. Syracuse, West Point, N.Y.
Boston College vs. Detroit, Boston.
Columbia vs. Harvard, New York.
[NETWORK RADIO]Penn State vs. Navy, University Pk., Pa., 1:45 p.m. E.D.T. (ABC).
Pitt vs. Nebraska, Pittsburgh.
Princeton vs. Colgate, Princeton, N.J.
Yale vs. Cornell, New Haven, Conn.

SOUTH & SOUTHWEST

Alabama vs. Tennessee, Birmingham, Ala.
Arkansas vs. Texas, Little Rock, Ark.
Florida vs. LSU, Gainesville, Fla.
Florida State vs. Georgia, Tallahassee, Fla. (N).
Georgia Tech vs. Auburn, Atlanta.
Kentucky vs. Miss. State, Lexington Ky. (N).
N. Carolina vs. Maryland, Chapel Hill, N.C.
SMU vs. Rice, Dallas, Texas (N).
TCU vs. Texas A&M, Ft. Worth, Texas.
Tulane vs. Mississippi, New Orleans.

WEST

Illinois vs. Minnesota, Champaign, Ill.
Indiana vs. Villanova, Bloomington, Ind.
Iowa vs. Purdue, Iowa City.
Iowa State vs. Missouri, Ames, Iowa.
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Michigan vs. Northwestern, Ann Arbor, Mich. Michigan State vs. Notre Dame, E. Lansing, Mich. 2 p.m. (NBC-color TV; Mutual-radio). Men to watch: State's Clarence (Hi) Peaks (26) & Notre Dame's Paul Hornung (5).
Ohio State vs. Duke, Columbus, Ohio.
Oklahoma vs. Kansas, Norman, Okla.

FAR WEST

Col. of Pac. vs. Ore. State, Stockton, Calif. (N).
Idaho vs. Wash. State, Moscow, Idaho.
Oregon vs. California, Portland, Ore. (N).
Stanford vs. UCLA, Stanford, Calif.
Washington vs. Baylor, Seattle.

(Professionals)
Pittsburgh vs. Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, 7:35 p.m. E.D.T.

Hockey

Chicago vs. Detroit, Chicago.
Montreal vs. New York, Montreal.
Toronto vs. Boston, Toronto.

Horse Racing

[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Jockey Club Gold Cup, $75,000, 2 m., 3-yr.-olds up, Belmont Pk., N.Y., 4:15 p.m. E.D.T. (ABC). Hawthorne Gold Cup, $75,000, 11/4 m., 3-yr.-olds up, Hawthorne, Chicago.
[NETWORK RADIO]The Gardenia, $50,000, 11/16 m., 2-yr.-old fillies, Garden State Pk., Camden, N.J., 4:30 p.m. E.D.T. (CBS).

Horse Show
American Royal Livestock Show, Kansas City, Mo. (until Oct. 22).

Hunt Racing
Rose Tree Fox Hunting Club, Media, Pa.

Pentathlon
Natl. AAU women's championship, Morristown, N.J.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 16

Auto Racing

AAA 100-m. natl. championship, Sacramento, Calif.
NASCAR 100-m. race, Martinsville, Va.

Football

[TV]Chicago Bears vs. Baltimore, Chicago, 1:05 p.m. C.D.T. (ABC*).
[TV]Detroit vs. San Francisco, Detroit, 2:05 p.m. (ABC*).
Green Bay vs. Los Angeles, Milwaukee, 1:35 p.m. C S T
New York vs. Chicago Cards, N.Y., 2:05 p.m. E.D.T.
[TV]Washington vs. Cleveland, Washington, 2:05 p.m.*

Hockey

Boston vs. New York, Boston.
Chicago vs. Montreal, Chicago.
Detroit vs. Toronto, Detroit.

Motorboating

Donald Campbell to try for world jet speedboat record, Lake Mead, Nev.
Natl. 48-hydro inboard & Class E racing runabout natl. championships, Salton Sea, Calif.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 17

Boxing

[TV]Artie Towne vs. Milo Savage, middleweights, St.
Nick's, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. E.D.T. (Du Mont).
Vince Martinez vs. Lester Felton, welterweights, Providence, R.I. (10 rds.).

Pentathlon
World championships begin, Berne, Switzerland.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 18

Harness Racing
Greyhound Invitation, $15,000, free-for-all trot, Brandywine Raceway, Wilmington, Del.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 19

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Wallace (Bud) Smith vs. Jimmy Carter, for lightweight title, Cincinnati Gardens (15 rds.), (ABC: TV-9 p.m.; radio-9:10 p.m.)

Hockey
New York vs. Toronto, New York.

Rodeo
Championship Rodeo, Boston (until Oct. 30).

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 20

Football
S. Carolina vs. Clemson, Columbia, S.C.

Hockey

Detroit vs. Chicago, Detroit.
Montreal vs. Boston, Montreal.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Gil Turner vs. Isaac Logart, welterweights, Mad. Sq. Garden, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. E.D.T. (NBC).

Football

Detroit vs. Oklahoma A&M, Detroit (N).
[NETWORK RADIO]Miami vs. TCU, Miami, Fla., 8:15 p.m. (Mutual). UCLA vs. Iowa, Los Angeles (N).

Roller Skating
World championships, Barcelona (until Oct. 23).

Steeplechase Racing
Temple Gwathmey Memorial Handicap, $50,000, about 2½ m., 4-yr.-olds up, Belmont Pk., N.Y.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22

Football

(Leading college games)

EAST

Army vs. Columbia, West Point, N.Y.
Boston College vs. Marquette, Boston.
[TV]Cornell vs. Princeton, Ithaca, N.Y., 1:45 p.m. E.D.T. (NBC*). Men to watch: Cornell's Billy De Graaf (16) & Princeton's Royce Flippin (49).
[TV]Dartmouth vs. Harvard, Hanover, N.H., 2 p.m. E.D.T. (CBS*). Men to watch: Dartmouth's Bill Beagle (15) & Harvard's Matt Botsford (40).
Holy Cross vs. Boston U., Worcester, Mass.
Penn vs. Navy, Philadelphia.
Syracuse vs. Maryland, Syracuse, N.Y.
W. Virginia vs. Penn State, Morgantown, W. Va.
Yale vs. Colgate, New Haven, Conn.

SOUTH & SOUTHWEST

Alabama vs. Miss. State, Tuscaloosa, Ala.
[NETWORK RADIO]Duke vs. Pitt, Durham, N.C, 2:15 p.m. (ABC).
Georgia vs. Tulane, Athens, Ga.
Kentucky vs. Florida, Lexington, Ky. (N).
Mississippi vs. Arkansas, University, Miss.
Texas vs. Rice, Austin, Texas.
[NETWORK RADIO]Texas A&M vs. Baylor, College Station, Texas, 2 p.m. C.S.T.* Men to watch: Aggies' John Crow (44) & Baylor's Del Shofner (27).

WEST

Kansas vs. SMU, Lawrence, Kan.
Michigan State vs. Illinois, E. Lansing, Mich.
[NETWORK RADIO]Minnesota vs. Michigan, Minneapolis, 1:30 p.m. C.S.T. (CBS*). Men to watch: Minnesota's Ken Bombardier (22) & Michigan's Ron Kramer (87).
Missouri vs. Nebraska, Columbia, Mo.
Northwestern vs. Indiana, Evanston, Ill.
Oklahoma vs. Colorado, Norman, Okla.
[NETWORK RADIO]Purdue vs. Notre Dame, Lafayette, Ind., 3:15 p.m. (Mutual).
Wisconsin vs. Ohio State, Madison, Wis.

FAR WEST

[TV]California vs. S. California, Berkeley, Calif., 2 p.m. P.S.T. (CBS*). Men to watch: Cal's John Wilson (44) & Southern Cal's Jon Arnett (26).
Oregon State vs. Wash. State, Corvallis, Ore.
Washington vs. Stanford, Seattle.

Golf
U.S. Ryder Cup team vs. U.S. challenge team, Midland, Texas (also Oct. 23).

Hockey

Detroit vs. Boston, Detroit.
Montreal vs. Chicago, Montreal.
Toronto vs. New York, Toronto.

Horse Racing

Vineland Handicap, $40,000, 1 1/8 m., 3-yr.-olds up, f&m, Garden State Pk., Camden, N.J.
[TV]Interborough Handicap, $25,000, 6 f., 3-yr.-olds up, Jamaica, N.Y., 4:15 p.m. E.D.T. (ABC).
Mayflower Stakes, $25,000, 1 m. 70 yds., 2-yr.-olds, Suffolk Downs, E. Boston, Mass.
Breeders' Futurity, $25,000, 7 f., 2-yr.-olds, Keeneland, Lexington, Ky.
Anita King Handicap, $25,000, 1 m., 2-yr.-olds, Bay Meadows, San Mateo, Calif.

Horse Show
Pennsylvania Natl. Horse Show, Harrisburg, Pa.

Hunt Racing
Monmouth Co. Hunt Racing Assn., Red Bank, N.J.

Motorboating
Unlimited hydroplane race, Madison, Ind.

Olympic Games
Natl. Olympic Day.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 23

Auto Racing
NASCAR 100-m. race, N. Wilkesboro, N.C.

Football

[TV]Baltimore vs. Washington, Baltimore, 2:05 p.m.*
[TV]Chicago Cards vs. Philadelphia, Chicago, 1 p.m. C.D.T. (ABC*).
[TV]Cleveland vs. Green Bay, Cleveland, 2:05 p.m.*
[TV]Los Angeles vs. Detroit, Los Angeles, 2:05 p.m.
[NETWORK RADIO]P.S.T. (ABC-TV*; Mutual-radio*).
[TV]New York vs. Pittsburgh, N.Y., 2:05 p.m. E.D.T.* San Francisco vs. Chicago Bears, San Francisco, 2:05 p.m. P.S.T.

Hockey
New York vs. Chicago, New York.

*See local listing.