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Aug. 26, 1957
Aug. 26, 1957

Table of Contents
Aug. 26, 1957

From The Flyways
The Braves
Events & Discoveries
Wonderful World Of Sport
Fred Hutchinson
Sea Of Beauty
Part II: The Little League
  • By Kenneth Rudeen

    Concluding a nationwide survey of Little League problems, Sports Illustrated presents the arguments, pro and con, and THE VERDICT

Tip From The Top
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

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Galloping Gallant Man (right) pulls away from Bureaucracy after giving odds-on bettors an anxious time in the Travers.

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Thundering over New York's Canandaigua Lake at a better than 200-mile-per-hour clip, daring Donald Campbell's jet-powered Bluebird whooshes up a trailing spray in fifth unsuccessful attempt to break own world water-speed record (see page 18).

Tongue-Caressing Bobby Fischer, 14, of Brooklyn, ponders move on way to winning U.S. Open chess title at Cleveland.