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COMING EVENTS October 12 to October 21

Oct. 15, 1956
Oct. 15, 1956

Table of Contents
Oct. 15, 1956

Coming Events
Spectacle
The Amateur Final
Acknowledgments
The Wonderful World Of Sport
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Mr. Caper
Pat On The Back

COMING EVENTS October 12 to October 21

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This is an article from the Oct. 15, 1956 issue

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

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12

Boxing
[TV]Johnny Sullivan vs. Rory Calhoun, middleweights (10 rds.), Cleveland Arena, Cleveland, 10 p.m. (NBC).

Football
Miami vs. Maryland, Miami, Fla.

Horse Racing
Ladies' Handicap, $50,000, 3-yr.-olds and up, fillies & mares, 1½ m., Belmont Pk., N.Y.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13

Boating
Sahara Cup, unlimited inboards, Lake Mead, Nev. (also Oct. 14).

Boxing
Tony De Marco vs. Kid Gavilan, middleweights (10 rds.), Boston.

Football
(Leading college games)

EAST

Boston U. vs. George Washington, Boston.
Bowdoin vs. Amherst, Brunswick, Me.
Brown vs. Dartmouth, Providence, R.I.
Columbia vs. Yale, New York.
Cornell vs. Harvard, Ithaca, N.Y.
Delaware vs. Bucknell, Newark, Del.
Maine vs. New Hampshire, Orono, Me.
Massachusetts vs. Connecticut, Amherst, Mass.
Pennsylvania vs. Princeton, Philadelphia.
[TV]Penn State vs. Holy Cross, University Pk., Pa. 1:15 p.m. (NBC*). Men to watch: Penn State's Kane (17) and Holy Cross's Smithers (35).
Springfield vs. Colby, Springfield, Mass.
Syracuse vs. West Virginia, Syracuse, N.Y.
Tufts vs. Trinity, Medford, Mass.
Wesleyan vs. Haverford, Middletown, Conn.
Williams vs. Middlebury, Williamstown, Mass.

SOUTH & SOUTHWEST

Alabama vs. TCU, Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Arkansas vs. Baylor, Fayetteville, Ark.
Duke vs. SMU, Durham, N.C.
Florida vs. Rice, Gainesville, Fla.
Georgia Tech vs. LSU, Atlanta.
Kentucky vs. Auburn, Lexington, Ky.
Mississippi vs. Vanderbilt, Oxford, Miss.
North Carolina vs. Georgia, Chapel Hill, N.C.
North Carolina St. vs. Florida St., Raleigh, N.C.
Tennessee vs. Chattanooga, Knoxville.
Texas vs. Oklahoma, Dallas.
[NETWORK RADIO]Tulane vs. Navy, New Orleans, 3:50 p.m. (ABC*).
Wake Forest vs. Clemson, Wake Forest, N.C.

WEST

[TV]Illinois vs. Ohio State, Champaign, Ill. 1:15 C.D.T.
(NBC*). Men to watch: Illinois's Mitchell (22) and Ohio State's Ellwood (24).
Iowa vs. Wisconsin, Iowa City, Iowa.
Iowa State vs. Kansas, Ames, Iowa.
Marquette vs. Boston College, Milwaukee.
Michigan vs. Army, Ann Arbor, Mich.
Michigan State vs. Indiana, East Lansing, Mich.
Minnesota vs. Northwestern, Minneapolis.
Missouri vs. North Dakota State, Columbia, Mo.
Nebraska vs. Kansas State, Lincoln, Neb.
Notre Dame vs. Purdue, South Bend, Ind.
Tulsa vs. Oklahoma A&M, Tulsa, Okla.

FAR WEST

Colorado vs. Colorado A&M, Boulder, Colo.
Idaho vs. Arizona State, Moscow, Idaho.
[TV]Oregon State vs. California, Corvallis, Ore., 1:45 p.m. P.S.T. (NBC*). Men to watch: Oregon State's Durden (14) and California's Stewart (13).
Stanford vs. San Jose State, Palo Alto, Calif.
UCLA vs. Washington State, Los Angeles.
Utah vs. Denver, Salt Lake City.
Washington vs. Oregon, Seattle.
Wyoming vs. New Mexico, Laramie, Wyo.

Horse Racing

Hawthorne Gold Cup, $100,000, 3-yr.-olds & up, 1¼ m., Hawthorne, Ill.
The Futurity, $50,000, 2-yr.-old colts and fillies, 6½ f., Belmont Pk., N.Y.
Jockey Club Gold Cup, $50,000, 3-yr.-olds & up, 2 m., Belmont Pk., N.Y.

Olympics

Australian trials, Olympic Pk., Melbourne.
U.S. Olympic track & field team exhibition meet, San Francisco.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14

Auto Racing
Langhorne National Sportsman race, 100 m., Langhorne, Pa.

Football

[TV]Professional (CBS*)
Chicago Bears vs. San Francisco, Chicago.
Cleveland vs. New York, Cleveland.
Detroit vs. Los Angeles, Detroit.
Green Bay vs. Baltimore, Milwaukee.
Pittsburgh vs. Philadelphia, Pittsburgh.
Washington vs. Chicago Cardinals, Washington.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 15

Boxing
[TV]Sugar Hart vs. Earl Dennis, welterweights (10 rds.), St. Nick's, New York, 10:30 p.m. (Du Mont).

Horse Racing
New York Handicap, $25,000, 3-yr.-olds & up, 1‚Öú m., Belmont Pk., N.Y.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 16

Boating
Western Hemisphere Snipe Class championships, Bermuda (through October 20).

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 17

Boxing

[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Isaac Logart vs. Gasper Ortega, welterweights (10 rds.), Boston, 10 p.m. (ABC).
U.S. Olympic Trials, San Francisco (through Oct. 19).

Horse Racing
Temple Gwathmey Steeplechase Handicap, $50,000, 4-yr.-olds & up, 2½ m., United Hunts Meeting, Belmont Pk., N.Y.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 18

Horse Racing
Sports Page Handicap, $20,000, all ages, 6 f., Jamaica, N.Y.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Joey Giambra vs. Gil Turner, middleweights (10 rds.), Madison Sq. Garden, New York, 10 p.m. (NBC).

Football
Miami vs. Georgia, Miami (N).

Horse Racing
The Spinster, $50,000, 3- to 5-yr.-old fillies and mares, 1‚⅛ m., Keeneland, Lexington, Ky.

Horse Show
Pennsylvania National, Harrisburg, Pa. (through Oct. 27).

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20

Boating
APBA National Inboard championships, Salton Sea, Calif. (also Oct. 21).

Football
(Leading college games)

EAST

Alfred vs. Ithaca, Alfred, N.Y.
Amherst vs. Coast Guard, Amherst, Mass.
Boston U. vs. Villanova, Boston.
Bowdoin vs. Williams, Brunswick, Me.
Bucknell vs. Lafayette, Lewisburg, Pa.
Columbia vs. Harvard, New York.
[NETWORK RADIO]Dartmouth vs. Holy Cross, Hanover, N.H. (CBS*).
Lehigh vs. Virginia, Bethlehem, Pa.
Navy vs. Cincinnati, Annapolis, Md.
New Hampshire vs. Delaware, Durham, N.H.
Pennsylvania vs. Brown, Philadelphia.
Princeton vs. Colgate, Princeton, N.J.
Rutgers vs. Boston College, New Brunswick, N.J.
[TV]Syracuse vs. Army, Syracuse, N.Y., 1:45 p.m. (NBC).
Wesleyan vs. Worcester Tech, Middletown, Conn.
Yale vs. Cornell, New Haven, Conn.

SOUTH & SOUTHWEST

Duke vs. Pittsburgh, Norfolk, Va.
Florida St. vs. Wake Forest, Tallahassee, Fla.
Georgia Tech vs. Auburn, Atlanta.
Kentucky vs. LSU, Lexington, Ky.
[NETWORK RADIO]North Carolina vs. Maryland, Chapel Hill, N.C. (CBS*).
Rice vs. SMU, Houston.
Tennessee vs. Alabama, Knoxville, Tenn.
Texas vs. Arkansas, Austin, Texas.
[NETWORK RADIO]Texas A&M vs. TCU, College Station, Texas, 3:50 p.m. (ABC).
Vanderbilt vs. Florida, Nashville.
William and Mary vs. W. Virginia, Williamsburg, Va.

WEST

Detroit vs. Tulsa, Detroit.
Iowa vs. Hawaii, Iowa City.
Iowa St. vs. Colorado, Ames, Iowa.
Kansas vs. Oklahoma, Lawrence, Kans.
Kansas State vs. Missouri, Manhattan, Kans.
Michigan vs. Northwestern, Ann Arbor, Mich.
Minnesota vs. Illinois, Minneapolis.
Nebraska vs. Indiana, Lincoln, Neb.
[NETWORK RADIO]Notre Dame vs. Michigan State, South Bend, Ind. (Mutual*)
Ohio State vs. Penn State, Columbus, Ohio.
Oklahoma A&M vs. Houston, Stillwater, Okla.
[NETWORK RADIO]Wisconsin vs. Purdue, Madison, Wis. (CBS*).

FAR WEST

California vs. UCLA, Berkeley, Calif.
Oregon vs. Stanford, Eugene, Ore.
[TV]Southern California vs. Washington, Los Angeles, 1:45 p.m. (NBC).
Washington State vs. Oregon State, Pullman, Wash.

Horse Racing

The Gardenia, $50,000, 2-yr.-old fillies, 1 1/16 m., Garden State Pk., N.J.
Golden Gate Futurity, $50,000, 2-yr.-olds, 1 m., Golden Gate Fields, Calif.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21

Auto Racing

SCCA Rally, Salt Lake City, Utah.
SCCA Speed Meet, South Bend, Ind.
NASCAR Grand National championship, Atlantic Rural Fairgrounds, Richmond, Va.

Football

[TV]Professional (CBS*)
Chicago Bears vs. Baltimore, Chicago.
Detroit vs. San Francisco, Detroit.
Green Bay vs. Los Angeles, Milwaukee.
New York vs. Pittsburgh, New York.
Philadelphia vs. Chicago Cards, Philadelphia.
Washington vs. Cleveland, Washington.

*See local listing.