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COMING EVENTS Dec. 14 through Dec. 23

Dec. 17, 1956
Dec. 17, 1956

Table of Contents
Dec. 17, 1956

Down A Road Called Liberty
Events & Discoveries
Basketball
Ski Preview
The Sporting Look
Baseball
Motors
Acknowledgments
Florida Keys
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

COMING EVENTS Dec. 14 through Dec. 23

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

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

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 14

Basketball
(College tournaments)

Birmingham Classic (through Dec. 15) Birmingham.
Chicago Invitational (through Dec. 15), Chicago. Steel Bowl (through Dec. 15), Pittsburgh.

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Yama Bahama vs. Jimmy Martinez, middle-weights (10 rds.), Cleveland Arena, Cleveland, 10 p.m. (NBC).

Football
All-American Junior College football game, Jackson, Miss.

Tennis
U.S. Davis Cup Team vs. India, Interzone final, Perth, Australia (through Dec. 16).

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 15

Basketball

(Leading college games)

Army vs. Columbia, West Point, N.Y.
Brown vs. Penn, Providence.
Colorado vs. Southern Cal., Boulder, Colo.
Connecticut vs. Boston College, Storrs, Conn.
Cornell vs. Harvard, Ithaca, N.Y.
Dayton vs. Cincinnati, Dayton.
Kansas State vs. Indiana, Manhattan, Kans.
Kentucky vs. Maryland, Lexington, Ky.
Manhattan vs. Syracuse; St. John's vs. Rhode
Island; Mad. Sq. Garden, New York.
Miami vs. Florida, Coral Gables, Fla.
Michigan vs. Butler, Ann Arbor, Mich.
Missouri vs. Arkansas, Columbia, Mo.
Washington vs. Kansas, Seattle.
Yale vs. Dartmouth, New Haven, Conn.

(Professional)

Boston vs. St. Louis, Boston.
Rochester vs. New York, Rochester.
[TV]Syracuse vs. Philadelphia, Syracuse, 2:30 p.m. (NBC).

Football

Coffeyville (Kans.) Junior College vs. Grand Rapids (Mich.), Junior College, Natl. JCAA bowl game, Los Angeles.
[TV]Notre Dame School (Kerrville, Texas) vs. McKeesport Optimist Midgets (McKeesport, Pa.), Milk Bowl, San Antonio, 2:45 p.m. (Mutual).

(Professional)
[TV]Philadelphia vs. New York, Philadelphia (CBS*).

Hockey

Detroit vs. Chicago, Detroit.
Montreal vs. Boston, Montreal.
Toronto vs. New York, Toronto.

Horse Racing

Pimlico Cup, $15,000, 3-yr.-olds & up, 2 1/16 m., Pimlico, Md.
Coral Gables Handicap, $10,000, 3-yr.-olds & up, 6 f., Tropical Park, Fla.

Sailing
Pacific Coast Intercollegiate Regatta, Class-boat racing, Newport Beach, Calif. (through Dec. 16).

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 16

Basketball
(Professional)

Fort Wayne vs. New York, Fort Wayne, Ind. Minneapolis vs. Rochester, Minneapolis.
Philadelphia vs. Boston, Philadelphia.
Syracuse vs. St. Louis, Syracuse, N.Y.

Football
Professional (CBS*)

[TV]Washington vs. Pittsburgh, Washington, D.C.
[TV]Chicago Bears vs. Detroit, Chicago.
[TV]Los Angeles vs. Green Bay, Los Angeles.

Hockey

Boston vs. Toronto, Boston.
Chicago vs. Detroit, Chicago.
New York vs. Montreal, New York.

MONDAY, DECEMBER 17

Basketball

(College tournament)
Carrousel Tourney, Charlotte, N.C. (through Dec. 19).

(Leading college games)

Arkansas vs. Wichita, Fayetteville, Ark.
Butler vs. Michigan State, Indianapolis.
Colorado vs. Idaho, Boulder, Colo.
George Washington vs. Virginia Military Institute,
Washington, D.C.
Illinois vs. San Francisco, Champaign, Ill.
Iowa vs. Loyola (La.), Iowa City, Iowa.
North Carolina vs. Maryland, Chapel Hill, N.C.
Tulane vs. Baylor, New Orleans.
Vanderbilt vs. Texas, Nashville.

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Italo Scortichini vs. Wilfie Greaves, middle-weights, (10 rds.), St. Nick's, New York, 10:30 p.m. (Du Mont-TV; Mutual-radio).

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 18

Basketball

(Leading college games)

California vs. Kansas, Berkeley, Calif.
Dayton vs. Louisiana State, Dayton.
Duke vs. Kentucky, Durham, N.C.
Georgia Tech vs. Georgia, Atlanta.
La Salle vs. Indiana, Philadelphia.
Oregon State vs. Missouri, Eugene, Ore.
Penn vs. Temple, Philadelphia.
St. Louis vs. Louisville, St. Louis.
West Virginia vs. Richmond, Morgantown, W. Va.

(Professional)
Fort Wayne vs. St. Louis; New York vs. Boston; Mad. Sq. Garden, New York.

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 19

Basketball

(Leading college games)

Columbia vs. Dartmouth, New York.
Fordham vs. Holy Cross, New York.
Harvard vs. Brown, Cambridge, Mass.
Miami vs. Texas A&M, Coral Gables, Fla.
Oregon vs. Missouri, Corvallis, Ore.
Syracuse vs. Cornell, Syracuse, N.Y.
Tennessee vs. South Carolina, Knoxville, Tenn.

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Pat McAteer vs. Spider Webb, middleweights, (10 rds.), Chicago, 10 p.m. (ABC).

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 20

Basketball

(Leading college games)

Arizona State vs. California, Tempe, Ariz.
Bradley vs. Wisconsin, Peoria, Ill.
La Salle vs. North Carolina State; Villanova vs.
Indiana; Palestra, Philadelphia.
Minnesota vs. Kansas State, Minneapolis.
New York vs. North Carolina; Iona vs. St. Bonaventure; Mad. Sq. Garden, New York.
Wake Forest vs. Alabama, Winston-Salem, N.C.

(Professional)
Rochester vs. Minneapolis, Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

Hockey
(College tournament)
Hamilton College Christmas Tournament, Clinton, N.Y. (through Dec. 22).

(Professional)

Boston vs. Detroit, Boston.
Montreal vs. Toronto, Montreal.

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 21

Basketball

(College tournaments)

Cincinnati Tournament, Cincinnati (through Dec. 22).
University of Kentucky Invitational, Lexington, Ky. (through Dec. 22).

(Leading college games)

Georgia vs. South Carolina, Athens, Ga.
Washington vs. Colorado, Seattle.

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Gaspar Ortega vs. Tony De Marco, welterweights (10 rds.), Mad. Sq. Garden, New York, 10 pm. (NBC).

Hockey
Chicago vs. New York, Chicago.

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 22

Basketball

(Leading college games)

Arizona vs. California, Tucson, Ariz.
Brigham Young vs. Bowling Green State, Provo, Utah.
Butler vs. Purdue, Indianapolis.
Canisius vs. Alabama, Buffalo, N.Y.
Cornell vs. Brown, Ithaca, N.Y.
Holy Cross vs. North Carolina; Dartmouth vs. Syracuse, Boston Garden, Boston.
Iowa vs. Kansas State, Iowa City, Iowa.
Kansas vs. Wisconsin, Lawrence, Kansas.
Louisville vs. Notre Dame, Louisville.
Loyola (La.) vs. Louisiana State, New Orleans.
Manhattan vs. Connecticut; St. John's vs. Utah, Mad. Sq. Garden, New York.
Miami vs. Houston, Coral Gables, Fla.
Michigan vs. Pittsburgh, Ann Arbor, Mich.
Ohio State vs. Tulane, Columbus, Ohio
Oklahoma vs. Rice, Norman, Okla.
Oklahoma A&M vs. Detroit, Stillwater, Okla.
Seton Hall vs. Boston College, South Orange, N.J.
Siena vs. Niagara, Loudonville, N.Y.
Southern California vs. Missouri, Los Angeles.
Tennessee vs. Stanford, Knoxville, Tenn.
Vanderbilt vs. Nebraska, Nashville.
Washington vs. Colorado, Seattle.
West Virginia vs. North Carolina State, Morgantown, W. Va.

(Professional)

[TV]Boston vs. St. Louis, Boston, 2:30 p.m. (NBC).
Rochester vs. Minneapolis, Rochester.

Hockey

Montreal vs. Detroit, Montreal.
Toronto vs. Boston, Toronto.

Horse Racing

Dade County Handicap, $10,000, 2-yr.-olds, 6 f., Tropical Park, Fla.
Yuletide Handicap, $5,000 2-yr.-olds, 5½ f., Fairgrounds, New Orleans.

Football

[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Aluminum Bowl, Montana State vs. St. Joseph's (Ind.), Little Rock, Ark., 2 p.m. (CBS).

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 23

Basketball

(Professional)

Fort Wayne vs. Boston, Fort Wayne, Ind.
New York vs. Philadelphia, Mad. Sq. Garden, New York.
Syracuse vs. Minneapolis, Syracuse, N.Y.

Football
Professional (CBS*)
[TV]Baltimore vs. Washington, Baltimore.

Hockey

Chicago vs. Boston, Chicago.
Detroit vs. Montreal, Detroit.
New York vs. Toronto, New York.

*See local listing.