Tim Flock, Atlanta, Road America 250-mile race, with 71:485 mph speed, in 1956 Mercury, Elkhart Lake, Wis.
Tioga, skippered by Bradley P. Noyes, Marblehead Neck, Mass., fleet winner, Astor Cup, Marblehead, Mass.
(National Inboard Championships, Buffalo).
August 19, 1956
Howard Hibbet, Miami, Class F title with world record speed of 51.843 mph.
Joseph Terry, Detroit, unlimited title.
Henry Bickford, Hampton, Va., Class E service title.
Ron Musson, Akron, 7-liter title.
Harry (Kid) Matthews, 4-round KO over Harley Breshears, heavyweights, Kennewick, Wash.
Henry (Toothpick) Brown, 1-round KO over L. C. Morgan, lightweights, Chicago.
Johnny Saxton, 10-round decision over Barry Allison, welterweights, Boston.
Marion Garber, Toledo, all-round title, National fly and plug tournament, San Francisco.
Harlan Stevenson, Long Beach, Calif., over Jack Rule, 3 and 1, USGA National Jr. Golf championship, Williamstown, Mass.
ADIOS HARRY: $20,000 Cleveland Pacing Derby in two heats, 2:02 1/5 and 2:01 3/5, Cleveland. Luther Lyons driving.
AMBERGRIS: $24,600 American Legion Handicap, 7 f., by neck, in 1:24 4/5, Saratoga, N.Y. Hedley Woodhouse up.
MIHAN: $27,500 Meadowland Handicap, 1 1/8 m. (turf), by nose, in 1:48 3/5, Washington Pk., Ill. Willie Shoemaker up.
Titus Harris Jr., Galveston, Texas, high all-round title, with 532X550, National Tournament, Reno.
Carola Mandel, high all-round women's title, with 526X550.