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FOCUS ON THE DEED

March 26, 1956
March 26, 1956

Table of Contents
March 26, 1956

Events & Discoveries
Spectacle
Sebring Comes Of Age
The Wonderful World Of Sport
A Mighty Peculiar Fight
  • Welter Champion Carmen Basilio outfought and outpunched Johnny Saxton but he had no chance in Chicago Stadium, where favorites are fated to lose—as the smart money knows by now

Keystone Crisis
Column Of The Week
Sport In Art
Yesterday
  • Fifty years ago, when 30 mph was fast for average cars, Fred Marriott raced a Stanley Steamer at a speed of two miles a minute. Then three—and crashed

Acknowledgments
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

FOCUS ON THE DEED

Moving in, Boxer Jersey Joe Walcott tries (and fails) to knock out Nature Boy Rogers, wrestler, who pinned Walcott.

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Moving outdoors, eager anglers get the trout season off to a running start at Bennett Spring State Park in Lebanon, Mo.

Hurdle act takes Mexico City bull out of range of Luis Miguel Dominguin's sword.

Slight of hand makes eye-catching act during women's AAU basketball play.

Jig step gets Marianne Bessinger ready for shot in U.S. table tennis tournament.

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