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.

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


Stirling Moss, England, 124-m. Bari Grand Prix, in 1:30.52.4, with 82 mph average, in Maserati, Bari, Italy.

This is an article from the July 30, 1956 issue Original Layout


Gypsy, skippered by Joseph Schoendorf, Milwaukee, 235-m. Port Huron-to-Mackinac race, in 49:51.08 corrected time.
Rubicon, skippered by J. Miller Sherwood, Gibson Island, Md., 123-m. Virginia Cruising Cup race, in 24:50 corrected time, Old Point Comfort, Va.
Gale VI, piloted by Lee Schoenith, Detroit, St. Clair Intl. Boundary Race, with 1,000 pts., St. Clair, Mich.


Tony Anthony, 10-round TKO over Tony Johnson, light heavyweights, N.Y.
Spider Webb, 10-round decision over Holly Mims, middleweights, Chicago.
Billy Kilgore, 8-round TKO over Gus Rubicini, middleweights, Miami Beach.

Al Balding, Toronto, Canadian PGA title, with 136 for 36 holes, Toronto.

JUG CHIEF: $20,000 Empire State Pacing Classic, in race-off, Saratoga Springs, N.Y. Del Cameron, driver.


BARDSTOWN: $60,400 Equipoise Mile, in 2 lengths, in 1:35 3/5, Arlington Pk., Ill. Willie Hartack up.
PIECESOFEIGHT: $57,900 Providence Stakes, 1‚⅛ m., by¾ length, in 1:50 4/5, Narragansett Pk., R.I. Walter Blum up.
PARLO: $28,000 Bellerose Handicap, 1 1/16 m., by 2½ lengths, in 1:43, Jamaica, N.Y. Eric Guerin up.

Michael Arlen, Ft. Lewis, Wash., 26-m. Western Hemisphere Marathon, in 2:40.49, Culver City, Calif.

Linda Ridings, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., natl. AAU solo synchronized swimming title, Reno, Nev. Team champion: Athens AC, Oakland, Calif.

Italy, over Sweden, 5-0, European Zone Davis Cup final, Baastad, Sweden.