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COMING EVENTS Sept. 7 through Sept. 16

Sept. 10, 1956
Sept. 10, 1956

Table of Contents
Sept. 10, 1956

Whitey Ford
Spectacle
Events & Discoveries
The Wonderful World Of Sport
Conversation Piece
Acknowledgments
Test Time For Tuna
The Outdoor Week
Sports Of The Presidents
19th Hole: Anniversary Issue: Happy Birthday And Hurry Up With That Next Issue
Pat On The Back

COMING EVENTS Sept. 7 through Sept. 16

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This is an article from the Sept. 10, 1956 issue

ALL TIMES E.D.T. EXCEPT WHERE OTHERWISE NOTED

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7

Auto Racing
NASCAR short track circuit, Atlanta.

Baseball

[NETWORK RADIO]Milwaukee vs. Chicago, Milwaukee, 2:25 p.m. (Mutual*).
National Baseball Congress, Global World Series, Milwaukee (through Sept. 12).

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Johnny Summerlin vs. Harold Carter, heavyweights, Mad. Sq. Garden, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (NBC).

Rodeo
Lewiston Roundup, Lewiston, Idaho.

Shooting
Olympic 300-meter highpower rifle tryouts, Camp Perry, Ohio.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8

Auto Racing

NASCAR short track circuit, Hughes Stadium, Sacramento, Calif.
Sports Car Club of America endurance race, Elkhart Lake, Wis. (also Sept. 9).
International Hill Climb, Prescott, England.

Baseball
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Cleveland vs. Chicago, Cleveland, 1:45 p.m. (CBS-TV*); 1:55 p.m. (Mutual*).

Boating

Atlantic Coast Penguin championship, Oak Orchard, Del.
Commodore's Trophy, predicted log race, Port Washington, N.Y.
Jeffries Ledge sailing race, Manchester, Mass.

Boxing

Archie Moore vs. Roy Shire, heavyweights (10 rds.), Ogden, Utah.
Virgil Akins vs. Charley Sawyer, welterweights (10 rds.), Hollywood, Calif.

Golf
[NETWORK RADIO]Rubber City Open, $20,000, semifinals, Akron, 5 p.m. (Mutual*).

Horseshoe Pitching
South Atlantic Association championship, Salisbury, Md.

Horse Show
Rose Tree Horse Show, Media, Pa.

Horse Racing

Del Mar Futurity, $35,000, 2-yr.-olds, 6 f., Del Mar, Calif.
Foxcatcher National Cup steeplechase, Fair Hill, Md.

Softball

Women's world championship, finals, Clearwater, Fla.
National Softball Congress men's championships, Tulsa, Okla.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9

Auto Racing

NASCAR championship circuit, Montgomery, Ala. Prix d'Automne, Monte Carlo, Monaco.
Grand Prix de Rome, Italy.
NASCAR Convertible circuit, Chicago.

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]Brooklyn vs. New York, Brooklyn, 2 p.m. (Mutual*).

Dog Show
39th Annual Westchester Dog Show, Purchase, N.Y.

Football
[TV]Philadelphia vs. Baltimore (preseason game), Louisville, Ky., 3 p.m. (CBS-TV).

Golf
[NETWORK RADIO]Rubber City Open, $20,000, finals, Akron, 5 p.m. and 6:45 p.m. (Mutual*).

Motorcycle Racing
National Tourist Trophy race, Peoria, Ill.

Swimming
National AAU championships, San Diego.

Tennis
[TV]U.S. Lawn Tennis Association national men's and women's singles championships, semifinals, Forest Hills, N.Y. 2 p.m. (NBC-TV).

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]National Baseball Congress, Global World Series, Milwaukee, 2:55 p.m. (Mutual*).

Boating
Mallory Cup, North American men's sailing championship, Seattle (through Sept. 13).

Boxing

[TV]John L. Sullivan vs. Willie Troy, middleweights (10 rds.), St. Nick's, N.Y., 10 p.m. (Du Mont).
Chico Vejar vs. Ramon Fuentes, welterweights (10 rds.), Stamford, Conn.
Arthur King vs. Joe Miceli, welterweights (10 rds.), Toronto.

Golf
56th United States Golf Association Amateur Championship, Lake Forest, Ill. (through Sept. 15).

Horse Show
Blue Stem Quarter Horse Show, Dewey, Okla.

Tennis
[TV]U.S. Lawn Tennis Association national men's and women's singles championship finals, Forest Hills, N.Y., 2 p.m. (NBC-TV).

Track & Field
Olympic development 5,000-meter race, Fresno, Calif.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11

Auto Racing
Reno Horseless Carriage Club Tour, Reno (through Sept. 13).

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]New York vs. Cincinnati, New York, 1:25 p.m. (Mutual*).

Boxing

Jimmy Carter vs. Larry Boardman, lightweights (10 rds.), Boston.
Lauro Salas vs. Paoli Rossi, lightweights (10 rds.), Los Angeles.

Track & Field
AAU 20-kilometer national championship walk, Pittsburgh.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]Brooklyn vs. Milwaukee, Brooklyn, 1:25 p.m. (Mutual*).

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Johnny Saxton vs. Carmen Basilio, world welterweight title (15 rds.), Syracuse, N.Y., 10 p.m. (ABC).

Fishing
International Tuna Tournament, Wedgeport, Nova Scotia (through Sept. 14).

Rodeo
Pendleton Roundup, Pendleton, Ore.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 13

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]Chicago vs. Boston, Chicago, 1:25 p.m. (Mutual*).

Horse Racing
Good Time Pace, $25,000, Yonkers, N.Y.

Tennis

Pacific Southwest championship, Los Angeles (through Sept. 23).
Professional Tournament (Trabert, Gonzales), Paris.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 14

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]New York vs. St. Louis, New York, 1:25 p.m. (Mutual*).

Boating
Off-Sounding cruise, New London, Conn.

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Ralph (Tiger) Jones vs. Wilf Greaves, middleweights (10 rds.), Washington, 10 p.m. (NBC).

Bicycling
U.S. Olympic team tryouts, San Jose, Calif.

Horse Racing
Los Angeles Fair Quarter Horse meet, Pomona, Calif.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15

Auto Racing
Indianapolis Fair Grounds 100-mile race, Indianapolis.

Baseball
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Cleveland vs. Boston, Cleveland, 1:45 p.m. (CBS-TV); 1:55 p.m. (Mutual*).

Boating

1956 Olympic Canoe Trials, Sloatsburg, N.Y. (also Sept. 16).
President's Cup, unlimited hydroplanes, Washington, D.C.
225-cu-in hydroplane American Power Boat Association championship, Melbourne, Ky.
Hat Island Sail race, Seattle.

Boxing
Charley Green vs. George Johnson, middleweights (10 rds.), Hollywood, Calif.

Horse Racing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]United Nations Handicap, $100,000, 3-yr.-olds up, 1 3/16 m., Atlantic City, 5:30 p.m. (CBS-TV); 5 p.m. (CBS-radio).

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 16

Auto Racing
NASCAR Convertible Circuit, Memphis, Tenn.

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]Milwaukee vs. Cincinnati, Milwaukee, 2 p.m. (Mutual*).

Boating

Rogers Memorial trophy, unlimited hydroplanes, Washington, D.C.
World championship 800-kilo motorboat class, Lake Lugano, Italy.

Boxing
Peter Mueller vs. Charley Humez, heavyweights (10 rds.), Dortmund, Germany.

Football
[TV]Baltimore vs. Washington (preseason game), Baltimore, 2 p.m. (CBS-TV).

Motorcycling
Class A National Hillclimb championship, Laconia, N.H.

Soccer
Hamilton vs. Philadelphia, Philadelphia.

Track & Field

AAU 25-kilometer championship walk, Clifton, N.J.
AAU 50-kilometer championship walk, Baltimore.

*See local listing