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PAT ON THE BACK

Jan. 02, 1956
Jan. 02, 1956

Table of Contents
Jan. 2, 1956

Events & Discoveries
Spectacle
A Coon Trap Leads To A Labyrinth
Sportsman Of The Year
1955's Triumphs Revisited
Classics
The Wonderful World Of Sport
Heart Exercises

PAT ON THE BACK

PATRICIA PEACOCK
Patricia Peacock, a 17-year-old high school senior from Stuttgart, Ark., last month became the first woman ever to win the world duck-calling championship. Patricia, who won $1,200 in savings bonds for her latest effort, celebrated the victory by playing On Wisconsin on the duck call.

This is an article from the Jan. 2, 1956 issue Original Layout

MIMI ARNOLD
Mimi Arnold, 16, of Redwood City, Calif. surprised the tennis world last month by her easy victory in the USLTA National Hardcourt women's singles. Little Mimi defeated Mrs. Pat Canning Todd in the finale by 6-0, 6-0.

NIKI MELLINGER
Mrs. Niki Mellinger of Lynnwood, Wash., secretary to the state wildlife committee, won a hunting trip to Lac La Hache, B.C. There, hunting for the first time ever, Niki dropped this 700-pound moose with her very first shot.

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