Victory in sight, Calumet Farm's Fabius, with Jockey Willie Hartack perched high in the saddle, drives for the finish line as vain bid by favored Needles (center) falls short in Preakness (see page 36).
Down but not out, fallen cyclist got up to finish with opponents at Karlovy Vary, Czechoslovakia on ninth lap of Communist-sponsored "Peace Race" from Warsaw to Prague.
Getting Acrobatic, Redleg McMillan does handstand after hard slide into second by Dodger Hodges.
Getting ready for Olympic Games in fall, Melbourne's Main Stadium undergoes major alterations to increase seating capacity from 85,000 to 110,000.
May 27, 1956
Getting rigged for Bermuda Race, Harry Haskell's new 73-foot 3-inch Venturer prepares for launching.