Table of Contents

October 06, 1957

RUN FOR THE MONEY 20
As the football pros throw down the gauntlet, TEX MAULE presents the cast. Also SCOUTING REPORTS, plus five stars IN COLOR by JOHN G. ZIMMERMAN

BIG TIME AT $5 A SHARE 40
KENNETH RUDEEN at Bridgehampton for the opening of the East's newest track

THE DEDICATED WILLIE 42
WHITNEY TOWER reflects on the rich Woodward Stakes and Willie Hartack

THE COLLEGIANS UNDER FULL STEAM 49-56

A load of upsets and other doings in Football's Second Week 49
DON PARKER tells how Baylor's perennial invalid will play Miami 53

A FAMILY AFFAIR AT THE POLO GROUNDS 62
An old fan of the New York Giants, ARNOLD HANO, pays his last respects

KENTUCKY'S KINGMAKING HORSE SHOW 68
The stale fair produced champions old and new. By ALICE HIGGINS

THE PHEASANT AND THE COMMISSAR 72
U.S. Ambassador ELLIS O. BRIGGS recalls the eerie doings of a diplomatic shoot, Czech style. Plus a survey of U.S. public pheasant preserves

GHOST TOWNS IN A SUMMER ALBUM 78
JOHN CHAPMAN, drama critic, discovers some unusual stage sets in Colorado

THE DEPARTMENTS

•SCOREBOARD 8
•BASEBALL X-RAY 11
•FISHERMAN'S CALENDAR 12
•COMING EVENTS 15
•PIGSKIN PANORAMA 16
•HICKMAN'S HUNCHES 17
•WONDERFUL WORLD OF SPORT 30
•EVENTS & DISCOVERIES 36
•TIP FROM THE TOP 82
•BONNIE PRUDDEN 84
•HOTBOX 86
•THE 19TH HOLE 88
•PAT ON THE BACK 92

Acknowledgments on page 12

COVER: OLLIE MATSON

Photograph by John G. Zimmerman

The gentleman peeking out of the helmet on the cover is one of the few superstars in pro football; and as Tex Maule explains in his PREVIEW of pro football starting on page 20, it is the superstars who make the difference between champion teams and also-rans.

PHOTO FOUR PHOTO ILLUSTRATIONS

NEXT WEEK

BRIDGE: HOW GOOD ARE YOU?
Charles Goren begins his new series on cards with a revolutionary quiz to establish your personal bridge rating

PLUS:
THE MILWAUKEE BRAVES MAKE THIS A NEW KIND OF WORLD SERIES—AN EXCLUSIVE REPORT

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)