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FOCUS ON THE DEED

July 30, 1956
July 30, 1956

Table of Contents
July 30, 1956

Milwaukee Braves
Events & Discoveries
The Wonderful World Of Sport
The Manager
  • In the dimly lit world of boxing, the classic—and therefore most closely guarded—relationship is that between the manager and fighter. One of the few persons ever permitted to penetrate the protective shadow which conceals their everyday dealings is Robert H. Boyle. On the pages that follow, Boyle recounts his conversations with a manager and a fighter on a day climaxed by a bout. For reasons which are obvious, the names of the principals are withheld. The facts are not.

Acknowledgments
The Outdoor Week
  • Edited by Tom Lineaweaver

    Based on regular weekly dispatches from SI bureaus and special correspondents in the U.S., Canada. Mexico and overseas; and on reports from fish and game commissions of the 48 states and Alaska

Uncle Lou's Dream Boat
Sports Of The Presidents
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

FOCUS ON THE DEED

Straining toward the finish, Derek Ibbotson (left) barely edges Chris Chat-away in muddy three-mile race at London.

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Clinging Bill Linderman artfully tames a bronc on the way to all-round championship in the Snake River Stampede at Nampa, Idaho.

Bouncing Sally Rand discards her famous fans to teach Boxer Billy Kilgore better balance through ballet.

An expert at the plate, smiling Mickey Mantle signs up to promote a breakfast dish. His latest job: sales promotion and merchandising man for "Batter Up," a new pancake batter.

Steady pedaler Roger Hassenferder (left) leads Holland's Arie Van Der Pluym as cyclists near Bordeaux on the ninth lap of France's top sporting event, the marathon Tour de France.

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