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FOR THE RECORD

Aug. 20, 1956
Aug. 20, 1956

Table of Contents
Aug. 20, 1956

Red Fans And Ladies
Events & Discoveries
The Wonderful World Of Sport
Sires And Sales
The Suffering Fan
Sporting Look
The Outdoor Week
Acknowledgments
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

FOR THE RECORD

AUTO RACING
Tim Flock, Atlanta, Road America 250-mile race, with 71:485 mph speed, in 1956 Mercury, Elkhart Lake, Wis.

This is an article from the Aug. 20, 1956 issue Original Layout

BOATING

Tioga, skippered by Bradley P. Noyes, Marblehead Neck, Mass., fleet winner, Astor Cup, Marblehead, Mass.

(National Inboard Championships, Buffalo).

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.

BOXING

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.

CASTING
Marion Garber, Toledo, all-round title, National fly and plug tournament, San Francisco.

GOLF
Harlan Stevenson, Long Beach, Calif., over Jack Rule, 3 and 1, USGA National Jr. Golf championship, Williamstown, Mass.

HARNESS RACING
ADIOS HARRY: $20,000 Cleveland Pacing Derby in two heats, 2:02 1/5 and 2:01 3/5, Cleveland. Luther Lyons driving.

HORSE RACING

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.

SKEET

Titus Harris Jr., Galveston, Texas, high all-round title, with 532X550, National Tournament, Reno.
Carola Mandel, high all-round women's title, with 526X550.