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COMING EVENTS Sept. 14 through Sept. 23

Sept. 17, 1956
Sept. 17, 1956

Table of Contents
Sept. 17, 1956

Three Clubs
The Wonderful World Of Sport
Events & Discoveries
Big Game In America
Big Game

COMING EVENTS Sept. 14 through Sept. 23

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This is an article from the Sept. 17, 1956 issue

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

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 14

Auto Racing
Reno Horseless Carriage Club Tour, final day, Reno.

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.

Fishing
International Tuna Tournament, final day, Wedgeport, Nova Scotia.

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

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15

Auto Racing

Indianapolis Fair Grounds 100-mile race, Indianapolis.
Watkins Glen Grand Prix races, final day, Watkins Glen, N.Y.

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.

Golf
56th United States Golf Association amateur championships, final day, Lake Forest, Ill.

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*). (For the remainder of season, Mutual will select its broadcasts daily as NL race dictates.)

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.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 17

Baseball

Brooklyn vs. Cincinnati, Brooklyn.
New York vs. Milwaukee, New York.

Boating
Canadian-American sailing team championships, six-meter boats, Oyster Bay, N.Y. (through Sept. 21).

Boxing
[TV]Jerry Luedee vs. Pat McAteer, middleweights (10 rds.), St. Nick's, New York, 10 p.m. (Du Mont.)

Golf

USGA Women's Amateur championship, Meridan Hills, Indianapolis (through Sept. 22).
Metropolitan Open, Inwood CC, Inwood, N.Y. (through Sept. 19).

Softball
Men's World championship tournament, Sacramento (through Sept. 23).

Track
Marathon Relay, Boston.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18

Baseball

Brooklyn vs. St. Louis, Brooklyn (also Sept. 19).
Philadelphia vs. Cincinnati, Philadelphia (also Sept. 19).
Pittsburgh vs. Milwaukee, Pittsburgh (also Sept. 19).

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Ludwig Lightburn vs. Kenny Lane, lightweights (10 rds.), Miami, 10 p.m. (ABC).

Horse Racing
Discovery Handicap, $25,000, 3-yr.olds, 1 1/8 m., Belmont Pk., N.Y.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

Boxing
Regional Olympic tryouts for 10 states, Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio (also Sept. 21).

Golf
Oklahoma City Open, Twin Hills CC, Okla. (through Sept. 23).

Harness Racing
The Little Brown Jug, $70,000, 3-yr.-old pacers, Delaware, Ohio.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

Auto Racing
United States Auto Club sprint races, Springfield, Mass. (also Sept. 22).

Baseball

Pittsburgh vs. Brooklyn, Pittsburgh.
Cincinnati vs. St. Louis, Cincinnati.
Boston vs. New York, Boston (night game).

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Ike Chestnut vs. Miguel Berrios, featherweights (10 rds.), Olympia Stadium, Detroit, 10 p.m. (NBC).

Football

UCLA vs. Utah, Los Angeles (N).
Pro: Chicago Bears vs. Cleveland Browns, Soldier Field, Chicago.

Track and Field
All-comers AAU meet, Pasadena, Calif.

Rodeo
AK-Sak-Ben rodeo ($15,500), Omaha (through Sept. 30).

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22

Auto Race
Michigan Mi lie rally, sports cars, Chicago.

Baseball

Pittsburgh vs. Brooklyn, Pittsburgh.
Cincinnati vs. St. Louis, Cincinnati.
Boston vs. New York, Boston.

Boating

American Power Boat Assn. Alcohol Class outboard championships, Long Beach, Calif, (through Sept. 23).
New Martinsville unlimited class hydroplane regatta, New Martinsville, Va.
266- and 135-cubic-inch class inboard national championships, New Martinsville, Va. (also Sept. 22).
President's Cup sailing regatta, Hains Point, Washington, D.C.

Football
(Leading college games)

EAST

Lehigh vs. Gettysburg, Bethlehem, Pa.
[NETWORK RADIO]Maryland vs. Syracuse, College Pk., Md., 2 p.m. (ABC*).
Muhlenberg vs. Lafayette, Allentown, Pa.
West Virginia vs. Pittsburgh; Morgantown, W. Va.

SOUTH & SOUTHWEST

Arkansas vs. Hardin-Simmons, Fayetteville, Ark.
[TV]Kentucky vs. Georgia Tech, Lexington, Ky., 2:30 p.m. (NBC*). Men to watch: Kentucky's Bob Dougherty (44) & Georgia Tech's George Volkert (24).
Mississippi St. vs. Florida, St. College, Miss.
North Carolina vs. North Carolina St., Chapel Hill, N.C.
Rice vs. Alabama, Houston.
Southern Methodist vs. Notre Dame, Dallas.
Tennessee vs. Auburn, Birmingham.
Texas vs. Southern California, Austin, Texas.
Texas A&M vs. Villanova, College Station, Texas.
Vanderbilt vs. Georgia, Nashville.
Virginia vs. VMI, Charlottesville, Va.
William & Mary vs. Wake Forest, Williamsburg, Va.

WEST

Kansas vs. TCU, Lawrence, Kan.
Missouri vs. Oregon St., Columbia, Mo.
Nebraska vs. South Dakota, Lincoln, Neb.

FAR WEST

California vs. Baylor, Berkeley, Calif.
Colorado vs. Oregon, Boulder, Col.
Washington vs. Idaho, Seattle.
Washington St. vs. Stanford, Spokane.

Horse Racing
Beldame Handicap, $50,000, fillies & mares, 3-yr.-olds & up, 1 1/8 m., Belmont Pk., N.Y.

Tennis
Pacific Coast championships, Berkeley, Calif.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 23

Auto Racing
NASCAR Convertible championship race, Martinsville, Va.

Baseball

Pittsburgh vs. Brooklyn, Pittsburgh.
Cincinnati vs. St. Louis, Cincinnati.
Boston vs. New York, Boston.

Football
(Professional)
[TV]Washington Redskins vs. Detroit Lions (preseason game), Civic Stadium, Buffalo, 2 p.m. (CBS).

Rodeo
Washington Rodeo ($9,000), final day, Pullayup, Washington.

*See local listing