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COMING EVENTS October 28 through November 6

Oct. 31, 1955
Oct. 31, 1955

Table of Contents
Oct. 31, 1955

Events & Discoveries
Spectacle
Tigers, Truncheons & Tradition
The Wonderful World Of Sport
Conversation Piece:
Preview: Horse Show
Boating

COMING EVENTS October 28 through November 6

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

This is an article from the Oct. 31, 1955 issue Original Layout

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).

Fishing
Nags Head Tournament, Nags Head, N.C. (until Oct. 30).

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 Pk., 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, III.
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, 11/16 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, 11/8 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.

Football

[TV]Chicago Cards vs. Cleveland, Chicago, 1 p.m. C.S.T. (ABC*).
[TV]San Francisco vs. Detroit, San Francisco, 2 p.m. P.S.T.*
[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.*

Harness Racing
American Trotting Classic (first heat), $75,000, 1 m., for major stake winners, Hollywood Pk., Inglewood, Calif.

Hockey
Detroit vs. Montreal, Detroit.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 31

Boxing

Ezzard Charles vs. Toxie Hall, heavyweights, Providence, R.I. (10 rds.).
[TV]Paolo Melis vs. Danny Giovanelli, welterweights, St. Nick's, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. E.D.T. (Du Mont).

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 1

Horse Show
National Horse Show, New York (until Nov. 8).

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2

Boxing

[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Frankie Ryff vs. Paddy DeMarco, lightweights,
Baltimore Coliseum (10 rds.), (ABC: TV-10 p.m.; radio-10:15 p.m.).

Hockey
Toronto vs. Detroit, Detroit.

Horse Racing
Sport Page Handicap, $25,000, 6 f., all ages, Jamaica, N.Y.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 3

Hockey

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

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 4

Auto Racing
SCCA Appalachian National Rally, Hershey, Pa. (until Nov. 6).

Boxing

[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Sugar Ray Robinson vs. Carl (Bobo) Olson, for middleweight title, Chicago Stadium (15 rds.), 9 p.m. C.S.T. (NBC*).

Cross Country
Heptagonal Games, Van Cortlandt Pk., New York.

Football

George Washington vs. West Virginia, Washington, D.C. (N).
[NETWORK RADIO]Miami (Fla.) vs. Boston College, Miami, 9:15 p.m. (Mutual*).

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 5

Basketball

(Professionals)

Boston vs. Philadelphia, Boston.
Syracuse vs. Fort Wayne, Syracuse.
St. Louis vs. Minneapolis, St. Louis.
Rochester vs. New York, Rochester.

Football

(Leading college games)

EAST

Bucknell vs. Colgate, Lewisburg, Pa.
Columbia vs. Dartmouth, New York.
Harvard vs. Princeton, Cambridge, Mass.
Maryland vs. LSU, College Pk., Md.
[NETWORK RADIO]Navy vs. Duke, Baltimore, 1:45 p.m. (ABC).
[NETWORK RADIO]Penn vs. Notre Dame, Philadelphia, 1:15 p.m. (Mutual*).
[TV]Penn State vs. Syracuse, University Pk., Pa., 2 p.m. (CBS*). Men to watch: State's Lenny Moore (42) & Syracuse's Jimmy Brown (44).
Pitt vs. Virginia, Pittsburgh.
Yale vs. Army, New Haven, Conn.

SOUTH & SOUTHWEST

Auburn vs. Miss. State, Auburn, Ala.
Florida vs. Georgia, Jacksonville, Fla.
[TV]Rice vs. Arkansas, Houston, Texas, 2 p.m. C.S.T.*
Texas vs. Baylor, Austin, Texas.
Texas A&M vs. SMU, College Station, Texas (N).

WEST

Illinois vs. Michigan, Champaign, III.
Iowa vs. Minnesota, Iowa City, la.
Missouri vs. Oklahoma, Columbia, Mo.
Ohio State vs. Indiana, Columbus, Ohio.
Northwestern vs. Wisconsin, Evanston, III.
Purdue vs. Michigan State, Lafayette, Ind.

FAR WEST

California vs. Washington, Berkeley, Calif.
Col. of Pacific vs. UCLA, Stockton, Calif. (N).
Colorado vs. Utah, Boulder, Colo.
Washington St. vs. Oregon, Pullman, Wash.

(Professionals)

[NETWORK RADIO]Detroit vs. Baltimore, Detroit, 7:35 p.m. (Mutual-radio*).
[TV]Chicago Cards vs. Pittsburgh, Chicago, 8:05 p.m. C.S.T.*

Golf
Ryder Cup matches, Thunderbird CC, Palm Springs, Calif, (also Nov. 6).

Harness Racing
American Pacing Classic (first heat), $75,000, 1 m., for major stake winners, Hollywood Pk., Inglewood, Calif.

Hockey

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

Horse Racing

Roamer Handicap, $50,000, 13/16 m., 3-yr.-olds, Jamaica, N.Y.
Trenton Handicap, $50,000, 1l/4 m.,3-yr.-olds up, Garden State Pk., Camden, N.J.

Hunt Racing
Montpelier Hunt Races, Montpelier Station, Va.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 6

Auto Racing
AAA 100-m. natl. championship, Phoenix, Ariz. NASCAR short-track race, Fayetteville, N.C.

Basketball

(Professionals)

Fort Wayne vs. Minneapolis, Fort Wayne.
Rochester vs. Syracuse, Rochester (day).

Football
Holy Cross vs. Dayton, Worcester, Mass.

(Professionals)

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

Hockey

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