John Crow, Texas A&M's crunching bread-and-butter halfback on just about everyone's All-America, calmly received news of selection for Heisman Trophy as nation's top player: "I'm afraid I'll wake up and find out it didn't really happen."
This is an article from the Dec. 16, 1957 issue
Gertrude Eleanor Wood, pretty 17-year-old Pasadena City College freshman with pleasing combination of brains and beauty, has good reason to flash winning smile after being picked from field of 1,800 to reign as Queen of Tournament of Roses.
Richard S. Nye, ruddy-faced Greenwich, Conn. broker-yachtsman who skippered his 53½-foot yawl Carina to victory in Newport-to-Santander, Fastnet Rock races, last week became first foreigner to be awarded Sweden's Helmsman Medal, in New York.
Nonie Foley, pert Houghton, Mich. 18-year-old, winner of Roch Cup, Slalom at American Internationals, Giant Slalom at National Alpine, has been named for Andrea Mead Lawrence Helms Foundation Award as woman skier of year.