Search

FOR THE RECORD

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

FOR THE RECORD

AUTO RACING
Marshall Teague, Daytona Beach, USAC 100-m. natl. championship stock car race, in 1:18:46.5 (track record), in 1956 Chevrolet, DuQuoin, III.

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

BASEBALL

Joliet, Ill., over Hamtramck, Mich., 9-1, Pony League World Series, Washington, Pa.
Evanston, Ill., over Austin, Texas, 5-1, Colt League World Series, Chicago.

BOATING

Renown, skippered by Bob Polhemus, Noroton, Conn., Natl. Raven Class title, with 152¼ pts., Centre Island, N.Y.
Snooky, skippered by John Adams, Pleon YC, Man hasset Bay Challenge Cup, with 35 pts., Marblehead, Mass.

BOXING

Joe Erskine, 15-round decision over Johnny Williams, for British heavyweight title, Cardiff, Wales.
Joey Giardello, 9-round TKO over Jim Bussey, middleweights, Miami Beach.
Charley Joseph, 6-round TKO over Jesse Turner, middleweights, New Orleans.

DIVING
Carol Collins, Miami, Fla., 3-meter Natl. AAU jr. championship, with 96½ pts., Annapolis.

GOLF

Bob Boughner, Los Angeles, Hearst natl. jr. championship, with 276 for 72 holes, Chicago.
Lieut. Don Albert, Camp Lejeune, N.C., inter-service title, with 290 for 72 holes, Eglin AFB, Fla.
Thomas C. Robbins, New York, N. American srs. title, with 73, Toronto. Team title: U.S.

HORSE RACING

KING GRAIL: $31,000 Ventnor Turf Handicap, 1 m., by ¾ length, in 1:39, Atlantic City. Ray Mikkonen up.
BOUNTY BAY: $29,841 Del Mar Derby, 1‚⅛ m., in 1:48, Del Mar, Calif. J. R. Adams up.
THINKING CAP: $28,250 Merchants & Citizens Handicap, 1¾ m., by 2¾ lengths, in 3:02 4/5, Saratoga Springs, N.Y. Paul Bailey up.

SHOOTING
Ptl. John Hurst, Los Angeles, Intl. Revolve Combat match, with 55 pts., Toledo. Team title: Hamilton, Ohio.