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FOR THE RECORD

Oct. 01, 1956
Oct. 01, 1956

Table of Contents
Oct. 1, 1956

Yanks Vs. Nationals
Footloose
The Wonderful World Of Sport
Events & Discoveries
The Illegal Whole's Legal Half
The Sporting Look
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back
Departments

FOR THE RECORD

BASEBALL

This is an article from the Oct. 1, 1956 issue Original Layout

Indianapolis, over Denver, 4 straight, to win American Assn. playoffs.
Tacoma, Wash., over E. Chicago, Ind., 10-0, American Amateur Congress title, Battle Creek, Mich.
Ft. McPherson, over Ft. Devens, 12-2, All-Army title, Ft. Dix, N.J.
Lowry AFB, Col., over Carswell AFB, N. Mex., 8-5, Air Force worldwide title, Belleville, Ill.

BOATING

Canada, over U.S., 3-2, for 6-meter team title and Gooderham Cup, Oyster Bay, N.Y.
George O'Day, Marblehead, Mass., N. American Firefly Class Dinghy championship, Marblehead.
Skeeter Johnson, Cambridge, Md., 136-cu.-in.
APBA natl. hydro title, New Martinsville, W. Va.
Henry Lauterbach, Portsmouth, Va., 266-cu.-in.
APBA natl. hydro title, New Martinsville, W. Va.
(APBA natl. outboard championships, Long Beach, Calif.)
Orlando Torigiani, Bakersfield, Calif., Class A hydros.
Pete Sorenson, La Crescenta, Calif., Class B hydros.
Doug Creech, Charlotte, N.C., Class C hydros.
Lon Stevens, Oakland, Calif., Class C runabouts.
Chuck Parsons, Lodi, Calif., Class F runabouts.

BOXING

Willie Vaughn, 10-round split decision over Charley Joseph, middleweights, New Orleans.
Miguel Berrios, 10-round split decision over Ike Chestnut, featherweights, Detroit.

GOLF
Fred Hawkins, El Paso, Texas, Oklahoma City Open, with 279 for 72 holes.

HORSE RACING
LEVEE: $66,700 Beldame Handicap, 1 1/8m., by half length, in 1:50, Belmont. Ray Broussard up.

SOFTBALL
Clearwater (FLA.) Bombers, over Raybestos Cardinals, 14-8, Amateur Softball Assn. title, Sacramento, Calif.

TENNIS
Althea Gibson, New York, over Nancy Chaffee Kiner, 4-6, 6-2, 6-1, Pacific Southwest women's singles, Los Angeles.