June 23, 1958
June 23, 1958

Table of Contents
June 23, 1958

Moment of Record
Wonderful World Of Sport
Jackie Jensen
Horse Shows
Georgie's River
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back


BADMINTON—INDONESIA, over Thailand, 8-1, Thomas Cup interzone final, Singapore.

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BOATING—MISS THRIFTWAY, driven by Bill Muncey, Seattle, Detroit Memorial Regatta.

California, over Wisconsin, by½ length, in 9:03 for 1¾ m., Lake Mendota, Madison, Wis.

BOWLING—DATOR AGENCY, Suffern, N.Y., nail, team handicap title, with 3,108, Louisville.

BOXING—HAROLD CARTER, 10-round decision over Willi Besmanoff, heavyweights. New York.

Willie Pastrano, 10-round derision over Franco Cavicchi, heavyweights, Bologna, Italy.

Pat McMurtry, 7-round TKO over Henry Hall, heavyweights, Butte, Montana.

Tony Anthony, 5-round KO over Orville Pitts, light heavyweights, Milwaukee.

Joey Giardello, 10-round decision over Franz Szuzina, middleweights, Washington, D.C.

GOLF—MARY PAT JANSSEN, Charlottesville, Va., Eastern Amateur, with 229 for 54 holes, Pittsburgh.

Louise Suggs, Sea Island, Ga., Round-Robin Invitation, with plus-51 pts., Marblehead, Mass.

HARNESS RACING—ADIOS DAY: $34,000 Hopeful (pace), 1 m., by 1¼ lengths, in 2:06⅕ Roosevelt Raceway, N.Y. Ned Bower, driver.

HORSE RACING—BETTER BEE: $55,900, Citation H., 1 m, by 1½ lengths, in 1:38⅖ Balmoralat-Washington Pk. Richard L. Barnett up.

LADY BE GOOD: $30,990 Natl. Stallion St., 5 f., by 1 length, in :57⅖ Belmont. Ted Atkinson up.

NADIR: $24,250 Select H., 6 f., by nose, in 1:12⅘ Monmouth Pk. Jim Nichols up.

INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SPORTS—JUNIOR JOHNSON, Ronda, N.C., NASCAR 150-lap rare, with 59.90 mph average (record), in 1957 Ford, Bradford, Pa.; NASCAR 100-m. Grand Natl., in 1:37.56, Reading, Pa.

Ed Sachs, Center Valley, Pa., USAC 100-miler, in 1:05:14.062, with 91.977 mph average, in Peter Schmidt Special, Langhorne, Pa.

Richie Ginther, Hollywood, Calif., 30-lap Class C production, with 71.5 mph average; 30-lap Class C modified, with 81.1 mph average, in Ferrari, SCCA Laguna Seca races, Monterey Peninsula, Calif.

SOCCER—ST. LOUIS KUTIS, over Beadling, Pa., 2-1, Nail. Amateur Soccer Cup title, Pittsburgh.

TENNIS—MARIA BUENO, Brazil, over Angela Mortimer, 6-0, 6-3, West of England women's singles, Bristol.

TRACK & FIELD—OXFORD-CAMBRIDGE, over Penn-Cornell, 9 events to 6, London.

Johnny Kelley, Groton, Conn., Nail. AAU 26-km. road race, in 1:31:30, Clifton, N.J.