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COMING EVENTS February 17 through February 26

Feb. 20, 1956
Feb. 20, 1956

Table of Contents
Feb. 20, 1956

Events & Discoveries
Mess In Washington
The Wonderful World Of Sport
Everglades
Everglades Tours
Swaps

COMING EVENTS February 17 through February 26

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

This is an article from the Feb. 20, 1956 issue Original Layout

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17

Badminton
New England Open tournament, Boston (through Feb. 19).

Basketball

(Leading college games)

Louisville vs. Dayton, Louisville.
St. Mary's vs. San Francisco, St. Mary's, Calif.

(Professionals)

Philadelphia vs. Minnesota & Syracuse vs. New York, Philadelphia.
Fort Wayne vs. Rochester, Fort Wayne.

Boxing

[TV]Gil Turner vs. Gene Fullmer, welterweights, Mad.
[NETWORK RADIO]Sq. Garden, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (NBC).

Hockey
Chicago vs. Boston, Chicago.

Sled Dog Racing
New England SDC and International championships, Laconia, N.H. (through Feb. 19).

Tennis
World Tennis Tour, Winston-Salem, N.C.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18

Basketball

(Leading college games)

[TV]Michigan State vs. Illinois, E. Lansing, Mich., 2 p.m. C.S.T. (CBS).
De Paul vs. Kentucky, Chicago Stadium.
Duke vs. Navy, Durham, N.C.
Lafayette vs. Temple, Easton, Pa.
N.C. State vs. Maryland, Raleigh, N.C.
St. Louis vs. Wichita, St. Louis.
Tulane vs. Alabama, New Orleans.
Vanderbilt vs. Tennessee, Nashville.

(Professionals)

[TV]Syracuse vs. Fort Wayne, Syracuse, 3 p.m. (NBC*).
Boston vs. Philadelphia, New Haven, Conn.
Rochester vs. Minneapolis, Rochester.

Bobsledding
Natl. AAU sr. two- & four-man championships, Lake Placid, N.Y. (also Feb. 19).

Hockey

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

Horse Racing

[TV][NETWORK RADIO]The Widener, $100,000, 1¼ m., 3-yr.-olds up, Hialeah Pk., Fla. (NBC-TV, 5 p.m.; radio, 5:15 p.m.).
San Felipe Handicap, $25,000, 1 1/16 m., 3-yr.-olds, Santa Anita Pk., Arcadia, Calif.

Sailing
Midwinter Regatta, Los Angeles harbor (also Feb. 19).

Tennis
World Tennis Tour, Charlotte, N.C.

Track & Field
Natl. AAU indoor championships, Mad. Sq. Garden. N.Y.

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 19

Basketball
Xavier (Ohio) vs. Dayton, Cincinnati Garden, Cincinnati.

(Professionals)

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

Handball
New England Assn. championships, Boston.

Hockey

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

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 20

Basketball

(Leading college games)

Illinois vs. Purdue, Champaign, Ill.
Kentucky vs. Vanderbilt, Lexington, Ky.
Louisiana State vs. Alabama, Baton Rouge.
Temple vs. Lebanon Valley, Philadelphia.
Virginia vs. Duke, Charlottesville, Va.

Boxing

[TV]Rory Calhoun vs. Angelo Defendis, middleweights, St. Nick's, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (Du Mont).
Archie Moore vs. Howard King, light heavyweights (nontitle), San Francisco (10 rds.).
Ralph Dupas vs. Hoacine Khalfi, lightweights, New Orleans (10 rds.).
Del Flanagan vs. Jimmy Martinez, welterweights, Bangor, Me. (10 rds.).

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21

Basketball

(Leading college games)

Drake vs. St. Louis, Des Moines.
Eastern Ky. State vs. Louisville, Richmond.
N.C. State vs. N. Carolina, Raleigh, N.C.

(Professionals)

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

Dog Show
Eastern Dog Club Show, Boston (also Feb. 22).

Hockey
Detroit vs. Boston, Detroit.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22

Basketball

(Leading college games)

Dayton vs. Seattle, Dayton, Ohio.
Temple vs. St. Joseph (Pa.), Palestra, Philadelphia.

(Professionals)

Minneapolis vs. Boston, Minneapolis.
St. Louis vs. Rochester & Philadelphia vs. New York, Philadelphia.

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Tommy Harrison vs. Eddie Machen, heavyweights, San Francisco Garden, San Francisco (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (ABC).

Hockey
New York vs. Toronto, New York.

Horse Racing
Washington's Birthday Handicap, $25,000, 1½ m. (turf), 4-yr.-olds up, Santa Anita Pk., Arcadia, Calif.

Tennis

USLTA men's indoor championships, New York (through Feb. 26).
World Tennis Tour, Memphis.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23

Basketball

C.I.A.A. tournament, Durham, N.C. (through Feb. 25).

(Professionals)
Syracuse vs. Fort Wayne, Syracuse.

Golf

Houston Open Invitational, $30,000, Houston (through Feb. 26).
Sarasota Women's Open, $5,000, Sarasota, Fla. (through Feb. 26).

Hockey
Montreal vs. New York, Montreal.

Tennis
World Tennis Tour, New Orleans.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24

Basketball

(Leading college games)

N. Carolina vs. Duke, Chapel Hill, N.C.
Santa Clara vs. San Francisco, Santa Clara, Calif.

(Professionals)
St. Louis vs. Syracuse & Philadelphia vs. Boston, Philadelphia.

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Rocky Castellani vs. John L. Sullivan, welterweights, Mad. Sq. Garden, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (NBC).

Hockey
Chicago vs. Toronto, Chicago.

Skiing
Holmenkollen Week, cross-country and jumping competitions, Oslo, Norway (through Feb. 26).

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25

Auto Racing
SCAA race, Palm Springs, Fla. (also Feb. 26).

Basketball

(Leading college games)

[TV]Northwestern vs. Indiana, Evanston, Ind., 2 p.m., C.S.T. (CBS).
Alabama vs. Kentucky, Montgomery, Ala.
Dayton vs. Eastern Ky. State, Dayton.
Duke vs. Geo. Washington, Durham, N.C.
Florida vs. Vanderbilt, Gainesville, Fla.
Murray State vs. Louisville, Murray, Ky.
N.C. State vs. Wake Forest, Raleigh, N.C.
Ohio State vs. Illinois, Columbus, Ohio.
St. Louis vs. Tulsa, St. Louis.
Temple vs. Duquesne, Palestra, Philadelphia.

(Professionals)

[TV]New York vs. St. Louis, New York, 3 p.m. (NBC*).
Rochester vs. Fort Wayne, Rochester.

Bobsledding
North American two-& four-man championships, Lake Placid, N.Y. (also Feb. 26).

Hockey

Montreal vs. Detroit, Montreal.
Toronto vs. Boston, Toronto.

Horse Racing

[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Flamingo Stakes, $100,000 1‚⅛ m., 3-yr.-olds, Hialeah Pk., Fla. (NBC-TV, 5 p.m.; radio, 5:15 p.m.).
Santa Anita Handicap, $100,000, l¼ m., 3-yr.-olds up, Santa Anita Pk., Arcadia, Calif.

Track
IC4A indoor championships, Mad. Sq. Garden, N.Y.

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 26

Auto Racing
NASCAR 160-mile Grand Natl, championship race, Daytona Beach, Fla.

Basketball

(Professionals)

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

Hockey

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

Tennis
World Tennis Tour, Fort Worth.

*See local listing.