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COMING EVENTS March 16 through March 25

March 19, 1956
March 19, 1956

Table of Contents
March 19, 1956

Events & Discoveries
Spectacle
Dayton And The Dons
'How To Do It Again'
The Wonderful World Of Sport
NHL Hockey

COMING EVENTS March 16 through March 25

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This is an article from the March 19, 1956 issue Original Layout

ALL TIMES ARE E.S.T. EXCEPT WHEN OTHERWISE NOTED

FRIDAY, MARCH 16

Baseball

Baltimore vs. Chicago (N), Scottsdale, Ariz.
Brooklyn vs. Chicago (A), Miami.
Cincinnati vs. Philadelphia, Tampa.
Cleveland vs. New York (N), Las Vegas, Nev.
Milwaukee vs. Boston, Bradenton, Fla.
New York (A) vs. St. Louis, St. Petersburg, Fla.
Pittsburgh vs. Detroit, Fort Myers, Fla.

Basketball
NCAA tournament, second round, Philadelphia; Iowa City; Lawrence, Kans.; Corvallis, Ore.

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Isaac Logart vs. Caspar Ortega, welterweights, Mad. Sq. Garden, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (NBC).

Figure Skating
Women's finals, U.S. Figure Skating Championships, Philadelphia.

Tennis
Miami Beach Optimist Boys' Invitational, Miami Beach.

Track & Field
Cleveland K of C meet, Cleveland.

SATURDAY, MARCH 17

Baseball

Boston vs. St. Louis, Sarasota, Fla.
Brooklyn vs. Chicago (A), Miami.
Cincinnati vs. Kansas City, Tampa.
Chicago (N) vs. Baltimore, Mesa, Ariz.
Cleveland vs. New York (N), Los Angeles.
Milwaukee vs. Pittsburgh, Bradenton, Fla.
New York (A) vs. Detroit, St. Petersburg, Fla.
Philadelphia vs. Washington, Clearwater, Fla.

Basketball

[NETWORK RADIO]Natl. Invitational Tournament, opening round, Mad. Sq. Garden, N.Y., 3 p.m. (CBS).
[TV]NBA Eastern Division championship, first game, Boston, 3 p.m. (NBC).
NCAA tournament, quarter-finals, Philadelphia; Iowa City; Lawrence, Kans.; Corvallis, Ore.

Boxing
Archie Moore vs. Frankie Daniels, light heavyweights, Hollywood, Calif. (10 rds.).

Figure Skating
Men's finals, U.S. Figure Skating Championships, Philadelphia.

Hockey

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

Horse Racing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Gulfstream Handicap, $100,000, 1¼ mi., 3-yr.-olds up, Gulfstream Pk., Hallandale, Fla., 5:15 p.m. (CBS).

Hunt Racing
Stoneybrook Meeting, Southern Pines, N.C.

Synchronized Swimming
Natl. AAU jr. women's indoor championships, Bay City, Mich. (also March 18).

Tennis
World Tennis Tour, Palm Beach, Fla. (also March 18).

Track
Hamilton Highlanders meet, Hamilton, Ont.

SUNDAY, MARCH 18

Baseball

Baltimore vs. Chicago (N), Scottsdale, Ariz.
Boston vs. Philadelphia, Sarasota, Fla.
Brooklyn vs. Chicago (A), Miami.
Cincinnati vs. New York (A), Tampa.
Cleveland vs. New York (N), Los Angeles.
Detroit vs. Milwaukee, Lakeland, Fla.
St. Louis vs. Pittsburgh, St. Petersburg, Fla.
Washington vs. Kansas City, Orlando, Fla.

Golf
St. Petersburg PGA Open Invitational, $15,000, final day, St. Petersburg, Fla.

Hockey

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

Soccer

Olympic tryout finals, St. Louis.
English SoccerCup, semifinals, Wembley, England.

MONDAY, MARCH 19

Baseball

Brooklyn vs. Detroit, Miami.
Chicago (A) vs. Kansas City, Tampa.
Cleveland vs. Chicago (N), Tucson, Ariz.
Milwaukee vs. New York (A), Bradenton, Fla.
New York (N) vs. Baltimore, Phoenix, Ariz.
Philadelphia vs. St. Louis, Clearwater, Fla.
Pittsburgh vs. Cincinnati, Fort Myers, Fla.
Washington vs. Boston, Orlando, Fla.

Basketball
Natl. Invitational Tournament, quarter-finals, Mad. Sq. Garden, N.Y. (also March 20).

Boxing
[TV]Bobby Bell vs. Miguel Berrios, featherweights, St. Nick's, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (Du Mont).

Golf
Seminole Pro-Am tournament, $12,500, Palm Beach, Fla.

Handball
Natl. YMCA 4-wall singles & doubles, Reading, Pa. (through March 24).

TUESDAY, MARCH 20

Baseball

Brooklyn vs. Detroit, Miami.
Cincinnati vs. Pittsburgh, Tampa.
Cleveland vs. Chicago (N), Tucson, Ariz.
Milwaukee vs. Kansas City, Bradenton, Fla.
New York (N) vs. Baltimore, Phoenix, Ariz.
Philadelphia vs. Washington, Orlando, Fla.
St. Louis vs. New York (A), St. Petersburg, Fla.

Hockey
Stanley Cup, A series, Montreal (also March 22).

Horse Racing
Dinner Stakes, $10,000, 3 f., 2-yr.-olds, Gulfstream Pk., Hallandale, Fla.

Sports Show
Ninth Annual Junior Sportsman Show, New Brunswick, N.J. (through March 24).

Tennis
World Tennis Tour, Jacksonville, Fla.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 21

Baseball

Boston vs. Chicago (A), Sarasota, Fla.
Brooklyn vs. Detroit, Vero Beach, Fla.
Chicago (N) vs. New York (N), Mesa, Ariz.
Cincinnati vs. Philadelphia, Tampa.
Cleveland vs. Baltimore, Scottsdale, Ariz.
Kansas City vs. New York (A), St. Petersburg, Fla.
Milwaukee vs. St. Louis, Bradenton, Fla.
Pittsburgh vs. Washington, Ft. Myers, Fla.

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Hector Constance vs. Virgil Akins, welterweights, St. Louis (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (ABC).

Tennis
World Tennis Tour, Fort Benning, Ga.

THURSDAY, MARCH 22

Baseball

Brooklyn vs. Detroit, Lakeland, Fla.
Chicago (A) vs. Milwaukee, Tampa.
Chicago (N) vs. New York (N), Phoenix, Ariz.
Cincinnati vs. Washington, Orlando, Fla.
Cleveland vs. Baltimore, Tucson, Ariz.
Pittsburgh vs. Boston, Ft. Myers, Fla.
St. Louis vs. New York (A), St. Petersburg, Fla.

Basketball

NCAA tournament, semifinals, Evanston, Ill.
Natl. Invitational Tournament, semifinals, Mad. Sq. Garden, N.Y.

Golf
Miami Beach PGA Open Invitational, $15,000, Palm Beach, Fla.

FRIDAY, MARCH 23

Baseball

Brooklyn vs. Washington, Miami.
Chicago (A) vs. Philadelphia, Tampa.
Chicago (N) vs. Los Angeles, Long Beach, Calif.
Detroit vs. Pittsburgh, Lakeland, Fla.
Kansas City vs. New York (A), West Palm Beach, Fla.
Milwaukee vs. Cincinnati, Bradenton, Fla.
New York (N) vs. Cleveland, Phoenix, Ariz.
St. Louis vs. Boston, St. Petersburg, Fla.

Basketball
NCAA tournament finals, Evanston, Ill.

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Charles Humez vs. Ralph Jones, middleweights, Mad. Sq. Garden, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (NBC).

Fencing
NCAA national championship, Annapolis, Md. (also March 24).

Gymnastics
NCAA championship, Chapel Hill, N.C. (also March 24).

Skiing
NCAA Intercollegiate Ski Championships, Winter Park, Col.

Track & Field
Quebec Track and Field Assn. meet, Montreal.

Wrestling
NCAA championship, Stillwater, Okla. (also March 24).

SATURDAY, MARCH 24

Auto Racing
International Endurance Race, Sebring, Fla.

Baseball

[NETWORK RADIO]Boston vs. Milwaukee, Sarasota, Fla., 1:55 p.m. (Mutual).
Brooklyn vs. New York (A), Miami.
Chicago (N) vs. Baltimore, Los Angeles.
Detroit vs. Chicago (A), Lakeland, Fla.
New York (N) vs. Cleveland, Phoenix, Ariz.
Pittsburgh vs. Philadelphia, Ft. Myers, Fla.
St. Louis vs. Cincinnati, St. Petersburg, Fla.

Basketball
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Natl. Invitational Tournament, finals, Mad. Sq. Garden, N.Y., 3 p.m. (CBS).

Horse Racing
[TV]Florida Derby, $100,000, 1 1/8 m., 3-yr.-olds, Gulfstream Pk., 5 p.m. (CBS).

Skiing
Harriman Cup, Sun Valley, Idaho.

Steeplechase
Grand National Steeplechase, Aintree Course, Liverpool, England.

Track & Field
Chicago Daily News Games, Chicago.

SUNDAY, MARCH 25

Baseball

[NETWORK RADIO]Brooklyn vs. New York (A), Miami, 2 p.m. (Mutual).
Chicago (A) vs. Cincinnati, Tampa.
Chicago (N) vs. Baltimore, Los Angeles.
Cleveland vs. New York (N), Tucson, Ariz.
Kansas City vs. Washington, West Palm Beach, Fla.
Milwaukee vs. Detroit, Bradenton, Fla.
Philadelphia vs. Boston, Clearwater, Fla.
St. Louis vs. Pittsburgh, St. Petersburg, Fla.

Boxing
Raul Macias vs. Leo Espinosa, NBA world bantamweight title, Mexico City (15 rds.).