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THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF SPORT

Jan. 23, 1956
Jan. 23, 1956

Table of Contents
Jan. 23, 1956

Events & Discoveries
Spectacle
Marvels From Montreal
Yale Waterworks
Football
Timberline
Sporting Look
Snow Patrol
Acknowledgments
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF SPORT

GOLFING IN THE CROSBY MANNER

This is an article from the Jan. 23, 1956 issue

Bing teams with Ben Hogan in the pro-amateur match of his Monterey Peninsula tournament and shows how to cope with foul weather and foul lies (for full results see page 41)

Bell-bottom knickers, bell-sleeve alpaca cardigan on Crosby set the style, keep out damp of rain-soaked fairways.

Beachhead lie below the 16th hole is established as on fairway by official. Bing then took preferred lie, moved the ball from rock to sand, took two wedge shots to clear the cliff side, landed in a trap. Hogan shot third straight birdie to save hole.

UNDER A WIND-BENT CYPRESS, GOLFER CROSBY CRAWLS AFTER ERRANT BALL. SQUINTING OVER THE TWISTED TRUNK, BING TAKES MELANCHOLY LOOK AT NEARBY BUT ALMOST INACCESSIBLE GREEN. CALLING FOR FOUR-IRON, CROSBY MADE FINE PITCH TO GREEN, MISSED AN EASY PUTT

DEFYING FROST AND STORM

Skiing regulars in the Laurentians sparkle with a sporting look that includes exotic furs, traditional sweaters and an apres-ski uniform of tight pants with a difference

Snow-Flake pattern cardigan, in traditional Canadian design, was knit by Lyse Harwood of Verdun, Quebec.

After-Ski uniform for Mt. Tremblant regulars: white shirt, black pants for girls, sport jackets for boys. From left: Wayne Goss, Archie Douglas, Waterbury, Conn.; Mar-got and Peter Murray, New York; Mary Ellen Flynn, Peabody, Mass.; Lawrence Harrington, Boston; Jinx McLucas, Grosse Pointe, and Frank Murray. Murrays are brothers and sister.

After-Ski suit, from Swiss Fashion Exporters, is worn by Kay Murray of Iowa City who flew up with Ralph Heninger (rear) in his plane.

Baby-Reindeer parka, gift of ski bug Lowell Thomas, hoods Mrs. Frank Smith, regular visitor from Pawling, New York.

Wolf-Fur coat, a ski-lift warmer from the Canadian wilds, is worn outside the Chalet by Mary Anne Cook of Toronto.

PASSING OUT THE SILVER

Members of the nation's highest court join the Washington, D.C. Touchdown Club at 21st annual dinner to help honor some supreme sports figures

Washington touchdown club award winners, back row: Cecil Morris, Oklahoma, co-captain, best college team; George Halas, Chicago Bears, top pro coach; Ted Williams, Boston Red Sox, Clark Griffith Memorial Trophy for contribution to baseball; Gene Brito, Washington Redskins, top pro player; Lt. Menil Mavraides, Boiling AFB, service star; George Welsh, Navy, top college player in area. Front row: Terry Brennan, Notre Dame, best college coach; Howard Cassady, Ohio State, top college back; Porter Shreve, St. Albans, top local prep school player; Johnny Flynn, Blessed Sacrament School, outstanding local Catholic school player; Lou Luce, Wilson High School, local high school star.

Supreme court justices Sherman Minton and William O. Douglas (above) talk with Otto Graham. Chief Justice Earl Warren (below) chats with Walter Camp Trophy Winner Howard Cassady and George Welsh.

SEVEN PHOTOSFRED LYONFIVE PHOTOSJERRY COOKETHREE PHOTOSWALTER BENNETT