...THESE FACES IN THE CROWD...

August 19, 1956

Larry Jansen, 36-year-old right-hander who won 23 games for Giants in 1951, returned from sea-son-and-a-half stint with Seattle Rainiers, pitched Cincinnati to 8-1 victory over Braves in first start. Admitted Jansen: "It wasn't easy."

Gertrude Ederle, 49, first woman to swim the English Channel, marked the 30th anniversary of her celebrated crossing by presenting trophy to winning jockey of six-furlong "Gertrude Ederle Purse" at Monmouth Park, N.J.

Ray Booty, 23-year-old Nottingham electronics engineer, pedaled furiously over cold, rainy British lanes for 100 miles in 3:58.28, became first man to cycle distance under four hours. Said Booty: "I don't like riding in rain."

Harry Shoemaker, Florida State senior from Signal Mountain, Tenn., shot 72-hole 285, best ever for southpaw golfer in recognized tournament, won National Association of Lefthanders championship by seven strokes at Hickory, N.C.

Clark King, 26-year-old Stanford University biology student representing Los Angeles harbor snipe fleet, skillfully skippered white-hulled Ghoul to victory in National Snipe championships at Long Beach, Calif. (see page 19).

FIVE PHOTOS

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)