8 1958 Kentucky Derby Preview
The Colonel and his Lady visit Churchill Downs to see the Big Race, here analyzed by Whitney Tower
This is an article from the April 28, 1958 issue
18 Baseball History in the West
Society blessed big league ball in San Francisco, but Los Angeles introduced a note of farce
31 Norris Hangs Up His Gloves
From now on, it's the International Boxing Club, Truman K. Gibson Jr., president
32 Frankie Laine's Cormorant
Like the Japanese bird, Golfer Gene Littler brings home the fish—in this case, top money at Las Vegas
34 The Feudal Trout of Bavaria
Trouting in an ancient setting of castles and Alpine crags. In color, with text by Charles W. Thayer
46 The Little Butterfly Dog
Mrs. R. Stuyvesant Pierrepont discusses the tiny papillon, a surprisingly untemperamenial aristocrat
52 From Rags to Britches
Crazy, mixed-up patchwork clothes provide summer's brightest new Sporting Look. By Jo Ahem Zill
64 My New Kentucky Home
Rear Admiral Gene Markey sings a paean of praise for the land he loved at first sight
18 Wonderful World
27 Events & Discoveries
50 Sport in Art
52 Sporting Look
54 Charles Goren
57 Bonnie Prudden
58 Tip from the Top
69 19th Hole
72 Pat on the Back
Acknowledgments on page 70
Cover: Silky Sullivan
Few race horses have captured the national imagination as Silky Sullivan has, here shown in his special St. Patrick's Day getup. He is the special feature of the Kentucky Derby Preview, which begins on page 8.
Photograph by John G. Zimmerman
•Gil McDougald, the talented Yankee infielder, discusses his specialty in Part 4 of Big League Secrets; and an intimate portrayal of Horace Stoneham, the Giants' owner.
•In color, southern California's fabulous, teeming Newport Beach harbor, a sunny playland of narrow Venetian channels and gangling beaches set against the blue Pacific.
•A preview of the college crew season and an introduction to Jim Rathschmidt and his Yale oarsmen—the outfit to beat—as rowing gets under way. By Don Parker.