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COMING EVENTS AUG. 9-AUG. 18

Aug. 12, 1957
Aug. 12, 1957

Table of Contents
Aug. 12, 1957

Baseball X-Ray
Acknowledgments
Murder
Events & Discoveries
Wonderful World Of Sport
The Salton Sea
Preview
You Should Know
Pistol Shooting
Tip From The Top
Lowell Thomas
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

COMING EVENTS AUG. 9-AUG. 18

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This is an article from the Aug. 12, 1957 issue

All times E.D.T. except where otherwise noted

FRIDAY, AUGUST 9

Auto Racing
NASCAR Grand National Division Race, Rochester.

Boating
Santa Cruz Island Race, 200 miles, Los Angeles (through Aug. 18).

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Sugar Hart vs. Virgil Akins, welterweights, 10 rds., Cleveland, 10 p.m. (NBC).

Football
[TV]College All-Stars vs. New York Giants, Chicago, 9:30 p.m. (ABC).

Golf
La Jolla Country Club Invitational Tournament, La Jolla, Calif. (through Aug. 11).

Horse Show
Montana Quarter Horse Show & Race Meet, Great Falls, Mont.

Horse Racing

(Trotters)

Illinois State Fair, $487,800, Springfield, Ill. (through Aug. 18).
The Greyhound Trot, $15,000, Wilmington, Del.

Rifle Match
National Rifle Matches, Port Clinton, Ohio (through Sept. 10).

Water Skiing
Eastern Water Ski Championships, Lake George, N.Y. (through Aug. 11).

SATURDAY, AUGUST 10

Airplane Racing
Midget Airplane Races, Oshkosh, Wis. (through Aug. 11).

Auto Racing
NASCAR Grand National Division Races, New Oxford, Pa.

Baseball

[TV]Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Brooklyn Dodgers, Pittsburgh, 1:25 p.m. (NBC).
[TV]Chicago White Sox vs. Detroit Tigers, Chicago, 2:15 p.m. (CBS).
[NETWORK RADIO]Cincinnati Redlegs vs. Chicago Cubs, Cincinnati, 2:25 p.m. (Mutual).

Boxing
Carl (Bobo) Olson vs. Pat McMurtry, heavyweights, 10 rds., Portland, Ore.

Horse Racing

[TV]Atlantic City Handicap, invitational, $100,000, 3-yr.-olds & up, 1 3/16 m., Atlantic City. N.J., 5:15 p.m. (NBC).
[NETWORK RADIO]Meadowland Handicap, $25,000, 3-yr.-olds & up. 6 f. (turf course), Washington Park, Ill., 6:15 p.m. (NBC).
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]The Whitney, $40,000, 4-yr.-olds & up, 1 1/8 m., Saratoga Springs, N.Y., 5 p.m. (CBS).

Horse Show
Litchfield Horse Show, Litchfield, Conn.

Tennis
Wightman Cup Matches, Sewickley, Pa. (through Aug. 11).

Water Skiing
Canadian Open Championships, Gravenhurst, Ont. (through Aug. 11).

SUNDAY, AUGUST 11

Auto Racing
NASCAR Convertible Division Race, Martinsville, Va.

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]New York Giants vs. Philadelphia Phillies, New York, 2 p.m. (Mutual).

(Amateur)
National Teen-er Tournament, Hershey, Pa. (through Aug. 16).

Boating

[TV]Seattle Seafair Gold Cup Race, unlimited hydros, final day, Seattle, 9 p.m. (ABC).
Lipton Trophy Race, San Francisco Bay, Calif.

MONDAY, AUGUST 12

Archery
National Field Archery Championship, Watkins Glen, N.Y. (through Aug. 15).

Baseball
(Amateur)
Little Boys National Baseball Tournament, Columbus, Miss. (through Aug. 17).

Boating
Hopkins Sailing Trophy, Men's Championship, Oyster Bay, N.Y. (through Aug. 16).

Boxing
[TV]Frank Ippolito vs. Orlando Zulueta, lightweights, 10 rds., St. Nick's, New York, 10:30 p.m. (DuMont).

Golf

1957 Air Force World-Wide golf championships, Shaw Air Force Base, S.C. (through Aug. 17).
All-Army Championship, Fort Ord, Calif. (through Aug. 17).
USGA 9th Girls Junior Championship, Denver, Colo. (through Aug. 16).

Horse Racing
Prairie State Stakes, $20,000, 2-yr.-olds, 6 f., Washington Park, Ill.

Tennis

Middle Atlantic Clay Court Championships, Wheeling, W. Va. (through Aug. 18).
The Newport Casino Invitational Lawn Tennis Tournament, Newport, R.I. (through Aug. 18).

TUESDAY, AUGUST 13

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis Cardinals, Chicago, 2:25 p.m. (Mutual).

Boating

Atlantic Coast Star Class Sailing Championships, Nahant, Mass. (through Aug. 17).
Flattie Sailing World Championships, San Diego, Calif. (through Aug. 17).

Shooting
National Pistol Championship, Camp Perry, Ohio (through Aug. 17).

Swimming
National Women's AAU swimming meet, Houston (through Aug. 16).

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 14

Auto Racing
NASCAR Short Track Division Race, Philadelphia.

Baseball

[NETWORK RADIO]New York Giants vs. Brooklyn Dodgers, New York, 1:25 p.m. (Mutual).

(Amateur)
13th Annual All American Amateur Baseball Assn. Tournament, Johnstown, Pa. (through Aug. 19).

Boxing
[TV]Manuel Quijano vs. Davey Moore, featherweights, 10 rds., Syracuse, N.Y., 10 p.m. (ABC).

Horse Racing

Princess Pat Stakes, $50,000, 2-yr.-old fillies, 6 f., Washington Park, Ill.
The Test, $20,000, 3-yr.-old fillies, 7 f., Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

(Trotters)
Empire State Trotting Classic, $20,000, Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 15

Baseball
[NETWORK RADIO]Boston Red Sox vs. New York Yankees, Boston, 1:55 p.m. (Mutual).

Golf
St. Paul Open, $22,000, St. Paul (through Aug. 18).

Horse Racing

(Trotters)

Greyhound Stake, $25,000, Springfield, Ill.
Little Pat Stake, $22,000, Springfield, Ill.

Rodeo
Black Hills Range Days, $6,000, Rapid City, S.Dak.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 16

Auto Racing
NASCAR 100-mile Grand National Championship Classic, Old Bridge, N.J.

Boxing
[TV]Paoli Rosi vs. Baby Vasquez, lightweights, 10 rds., Louisville, 10 p.m. (NBC).

Football
[TV]Los Angeles Rams vs. Washington Redskins, Los Angeles, 11:15 p.m. (NBC).

Horse Racing
American Legion Handicap, $20,000, 3-yr.-olds & up, 7 f., Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 17

Auto Racing

SCCA Race, Montgomery. N.Y. (through Aug. 18).
USAC 100-mile Race, Springfield, Ill.

Baseball
[TV]New York Yankees vs. Baltimore Orioles, New York, 1:45 p.m. (CBS).
[TV]Milwaukee Braves vs. St. Louis Cardinals, Milwaukee, 2:25 p.m. (NBC).

Horse Racing

Arch Ward Memorial, $50,000, 3-yr.-olds & up, 1 3/16 m. (turf course), Washington Park, Ill.
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]The Travers, $40,000, 3-yr.-olds, 1ΒΌ m., Saratoga Springs, N.Y., 5 p.m. (CBS).

SUNDAY, AUGUST 18

Auto Racing

USAC 150-mile Stock Car Race, Milwaukee.
The Annual All-American Soap Box Derby, Akron.

Boating
Northern Lake George Stock Outboard Marathon, Lake George, N.Y.