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FOCUS ON THE DEED

Jan. 28, 1957
Jan. 28, 1957

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Jan. 28, 1957

Coming Events
Spectacle
Events & Discoveries
Old Kraut Revives Bruins
Snow Patrol
Mexican Waterway
  • After the run down from San Diego, most sailors start from La Paz for a cruise to Acapulco or the Gulf of California. However, in order to report on the best spots along the entire coast, SPORTS ILLUSTRATED arranged to begin its trip in Guaymas

FOCUS ON THE DEED

Heavyweighted Sprinter Decathlon (second from rail) carries a 135-pound impost to victory in six-furlong Hialeah Inaugural as if in answer to classic weight arguments (see page 4).

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Old heavyweights Georges Carpentier (left) and Luis Firpo (center) reminisce with Jack Dempsey in Hollywood, where the former champion was subject of This Is Your Life TV show.

Eager Congressmen Hagen (left), Westland and Wilson (right) battle for the ball in a polio benefit game at College Park, Md.

Happy Mickey Mantle, baseball's leading slugger, tries on his roomy "Babe Ruth Sultan of Swat" crown for size in Baltimore.

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