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COMING EVENTS October 21 through October 30

Oct. 24, 1955
Oct. 24, 1955

Table of Contents
Oct. 24, 1955

Events & Discoveries
Spectacle
  • One man and a mean, squealing, kicking, twisting piece of sinewy horseflesh battle it out for supremacy at Tucson

The Pros Are Upside Down
The Wonderful World Of Sport
Weidman's Burden
Underwater
Sport In Art
  • Battered and weathered, the plain board door of Theodore Roosevelt's cabin in the Badlands of Dakota Territory in the '80s served as background for a painting

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

COMING EVENTS October 21 through October 30

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

This is an article from the Oct. 24, 1955 issue Original Layout

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). U.S. vs. Ireland, Dublin.

Field Trial
Grand National Grouse trial, Pharsalia, N.Y.

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).

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

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22

Basketball
Pro rookie All-Stars vs. Syracuse, Syracuse.

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 Dick Jackson (46) & Princeton's Sid Pinch (36).
[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

[NETWORK RADIO]Duke vs. Pitt, Durham, N.C., 2:15 p.m. (ABC).
Kentucky vs. Florida, Lexington, Ky. (N).
Mississippi vs. Arkansas, University, Miss.
Texas vs. Rice, Austin, Texas.
[TV]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.
[TV]Minnesota vs. Michigan, Minneapolis, 1:30 p.m. C.S.T. (CBS*). Men to watch: Minnesota's Ken Bombardier (22) & Michigan's Terry Barr (41).
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 regatta, Madison, Ind. (also Oct. 23).

Olympic Games
National Olympic Day.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 23

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

Basketball
Pro rookie All-Stars vs. Boston, Boston.

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 p.m.
[NETWORK RADIO]P.S.T. (ABC-TV*; Mutual-radio*).
[TV]New York vs. Pittsburgh, New York, 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.

Motorboating
F Class racing runabout outboard APBA championship, Sausalito, Calif.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 24

Boxing
[TV]Hoacine Khalfi vs. Ludwig Lightburn, lightweights, St. Nick's, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. E.D.T. (Du Mont).

Golf
North & South Seniors' tournament, Pinehurst, N.C. (until Oct. 29).

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25

Boxing
U.S. vs. England, London.

Field Hockey
U.S. vs. England (women), London.

Hockey
Chicago vs. Boston, St. Louis.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 26

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Boardwalk Billy Smith vs. John Holman, heavyweights, Miami, Fla. (10 rds.), (ABC: TV-9 p.m.; radio-9:15 p.m.).

Hockey

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

Horse Racing

Yankee Handicap, $50,000, 1 1/8 m., 3-yr.-olds, Suffolk Downs, E. Boston, Mass.
Quaker City Handicap, $25,000, 1 1/8 m., 3-yr.-olds up, Garden State Pk., Camden, N.J.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27

Hockey
Montreal vs. Chicago, Montreal.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28

Boxing

Tommy (Hurricane) Jackson vs. Jimmy Slade, heavyweights, Cleveland (10 rds.).
[TV]Lulu Perez vs. Johnny Gonsalves, lightweights, Mad. Sq. Garden, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. E.D.T. (NBC).

Rodeo
Grand Natl. Rodeo & Horse Show, San Francisco (until Nov. 6).

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29

Football

(Leading college games)

EAST

Army vs. Colgate, West Point, N.Y.
Cornell vs. Columbia, Ithaca, N.Y.
Holy Cross vs. Syracuse, Worcester, Mass.
Maryland vs. South Carolina, College Park, Md.
Penn vs. Penn State, Philadelphia.
Pitt vs. Miami (Fla.), Pittsburgh.
Yale vs. Dartmouth, New Haven, Conn.

SOUTH & SOUTHWEST

Arkansas vs. Texas A&M, Fayetteville, Ark.
Baylor vs. TCU, Waco, Texas.
Georgia Tech vs. Duke, Atlanta, Ga.
Kentucky vs. Rice, Lexington, Ky.
LSU vs. Mississippi, Baton Rouge, La. (N).
SMU vs. Texas, Dallas, Texas.

WEST

Illinois vs. Purdue, Champaign, Ill.
Kansas St. vs. Oklahoma, Manhattan, Kan.
Marquette vs. W. Virginia, Milwaukee.
[TV]Michigan vs. Iowa, Ann Arbor, Mich., 1:15 p.m. C.D.T. (NBC-color). Men to watch: Michigan's Terry Barr (41) & Iowa's Eddie Vincent (41).
[NETWORK RADIO]Minnesota vs. S. California, Minneapolis, 1:15 p.m. C.S.T. (ABC).
Notre Dame vs. Navy, South Bend, Ind.
[NETWORK RADIO]Ohio State vs. Northwestern, Columbus, Ohio, 1:45 p.m. (Mutual).
Xavier vs. Boston College, Cincinnati.

FAR WEST

Colorado vs. Missouri, Boulder, Colo.
UCLA vs. California, Los Angeles.
Washington vs. Oregon State, Seattle.

(Professionals)
[NETWORK RADIO]Baltimore vs. Green Bay, Baltimore, 7:30 p.m. (Mutual).

Horse Racing

[TV]The Garden State, $280,000, 1 1/16 m., 2-yr.-olds, Garden State Pk., Camden, N.J., 4:30 p.m. E.D.T. (CBS).
[TV]Frizette Stakes, $50,000, 1 3/16 m., 2-yr.-old fillies, Jamaica, N.Y., 4:15 p.m. E.D.T. (ABC).
William P. Kyne Handicap, $100,000, 1 1/8 m., 3-yr.-olds up, Bay Meadows, San Mateo, Calif.
Turf Cup Handicap, $20,000, 1 1/8 m. (turf), 3-yr.-olds up, Laurel, Md.

Hockey

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

Hunt Racing
Virginia Fall Race Meeting, Middleburg, Va.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 30

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

Basketball
Pro rookie All-Stars vs. New York, New York.

Football

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

Hockey
Detroit vs. Montreal, Detroit.

*See local listing