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Jan. 20, 1958
Jan. 20, 1958

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Jan. 20, 1958

Fisherman's Calendar
Florida Storm
  • New Year's Day was clear and warm in Florida as vacationing yachtsmen put to sea—but nature, as is all too frequently her wont, had her own hideous plans for the opening of the biggest southern holiday in years. Here, with the help of its correspondents, and of the navy, the Coast Guard and the U.S. Weather Bureau, Sports Illustrated assembles the story:

  • Tenacity, natural rhythm and a quick, sure eye have made lanky Neil Johnston Philadelphia's man of distinction for seven seasons

NCAA Convention
Acapulco Race
Tip From The Top
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

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Sportsmen of the years line up in New York after receiving their SPORTS ILLUSTRATED trophies, replicas of a Greek vase made in Attica about 510 B.C. Left to right: Dr. Roger Bannister (1954); Johnny Podres (1955); Bobby Joe Morrow (1956); Stan Musial (1957).

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Wide-open lanes greet keglers as they get ready for week-long assault on glistening alleys at the Minneapolis Armory in the All-Star national match-game tournament. Finalists will be shooting for $36,000 in prize money and title won last year by St. Louis' able Don Carter.

Soaring high, Norwegian-born Ansten Samuelstuen, 28, cuts the wind on 234-foot leap which earned him a place on the 6-man U.S. jumping team in trials at Ishpeming, Mich.

Looking fit, Cleveland's Herb Score tries out his high, hard one for new General Manager Frank Lane in Municipal Stadium after signing 1958 contract for a reported $20,000.