Del Miller, affable trainer-driver who developed Adios into $500,000 prize package, was in sulky as speedy Dottie's Pick hustled mile in 1:57 4/5, fastest ever for mares, to win $75,000 American Pacing Classic at Hollywood Park.
This is an article from the Nov. 19, 1956 issue
Larry Houdek, whose touchdown-making earned him 15 write-in votes for sheriff in last week's election, raced 69, 62 and six yards for scores to lead Kansas Wesleyan to 26-21 win over Bethel and Kansas Conference title.
Bob Pettit, lanky St. Louis sharpshooter and second highest scorer, in NBA history, had himself a time as he rattled baskets for 88 points in three games last week to help highflying Hawks maintain lead in league's Western Division.
Richard S. Tufts, quietly efficient golfing veteran from Pinehurst, N.C., generally acknowledged to be one of game's top officials, has been nominated to serve his second term as president of amateur United States Golf Association.