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DUEL ON THE SOUND

May 07, 1956
May 07, 1956

Table of Contents
May 7, 1956

Events & Discoveries
Spectacle
City On The Water
Kentucky Derby Preview
Mille Miglia
Baseball
Drake Relays
Asian Sports And Games 2
  • SI's globe-trotting artist captures in paintings some of the highlights of an old Asian sport—the pitting of animal against animal in contest and combat

The Outdoor Week
Sporting Look
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Acknowledgments

DUEL ON THE SOUND

Two old rivals, Cornelius Shields and Arthur Knapp, clashed in the Long Island frostbite championships. Knapp sailed beautifully to win the series but...

This is an article from the May 7, 1956 issue

...the day was marred when Shields became ill (right) and was taken to the hospital after a duel with Knapp in the eighth race (see above)

Shields arrives for races at Manhasset Bay Yacht Club. Changing to sailing togs, broker frets over jammed centerboard.

Knapp arrives determined to reverse his defeat by Shields in recent Larchmont Yacht Club frostbite series (SI, April 16).

SIX PHOTOSMORRIS ROSENFELD