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COMING EVENTS March 20 to March 26

March 23, 1959
March 23, 1959

Table of Contents
March 23, 1959

Giants
Wonderful World Of Sport
  • While ballplayers got ready down South last week, management got ready up North: O'Malley soothed Snider, Veeck attempted to soothe Comiskey, a new stadium sprouted, the Braves opened the windows to a deluge of fans with spring fever

  • In arguments that rocked Brown University, that was one of the questions raised by an English teacher—he had 'a horrible week'

Ashburn
Food
Basketball
Travel
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

COMING EVENTS March 20 to March 26

All times are E.S.T.

This is an article from the March 23, 1959 issue

[Color television]Color television [Television]Television [Network radio]Network radio

Friday, March 20

BASKETBALL
NCAA Tournament, semifinals, Louisville (finals, March 21).

BOXING
[Television][Network radio]Anthony vs. Ray, light heavies, 10 rds., Mad. Sq. Garden, 10 p.m. (NBC).

FENCING
NCAA champs., Annapolis, Md. (also March 21).

GYMNASTICS
NCAA champs., Berkeley, Calif. (also March 21).

HOCKEY (amateur)

U.S. Senior Amateur Tourney, Green Bay, Wis. (through March 22).
Pee Wee champs., Houghton, Mich. (through March 22).

SWIMMING
NAIA championships, finals, Muncie, Ind.

TRACK & FIELD
Knights of Columbus meet, Cleveland.

Saturday, March 21

AUTO RACING
[Network radio]Florida Intl. 12-Hour Grand Prix of Endurance, Sebring, Fla. (CBS).*

BASKETBALL
[Television]Natl. Inv. Tourney, finals, Mad. Sq. Garden, New York, 4 p.m. (NBC).

GOLF
[Television]All-Star Golf, Snead vs. Burke, Miami, 5 p.m. in each time zone (ABC).

HOCKEY

Boston at Montreal.
Chicago at Toronto.
[Television]New York at Detroit, 2 p.m. (CBS).

HORSE RACING

Gulfstream Park Handicap, $100,000, Gulfstream Park, Fla.
Governors Gold Cup, $30,000, Bowie, Md.

POLO
Natl. 12-goal tourney, finals, New York.

SKIING
U.S. Eastern Amateur Ski Assn. Alpine champs, and Olympic tryouts, Wildcat Mt., N.H. (also March 22).

SQUASH
Natl. doubles champ., Buffalo (also March 22).

TRACK & FIELD

West Texas Relays, Odessa, Texas.
Kansas State Relays, Manhattan, Kans.

Sunday, March 22

BASKETBALL
[Television]Western Division final-round game, St. Louis vs. winner of semifinals, site to be determined (NBC).*

BICYCLING
6-Day Bike Race, New York (through March 28).

BRIDGE
Spring Natl. finals, Seattle.

HOCKEY

Chicago at Boston.
Montreal at New York.
Toronto at Detroit.

Monday, March 23

SQUASH
Oxford vs. Yale, Oxford, England.

Tuesday, March 24

GOLF
Seminole Pro-Am, $10,000, Palm Beach, Fla. (also March 25).

HOCKEY
Stanley Cup playoffs, team and site to be determined (also March 26).

Wednesday, March 25

BADMINTON
Canadian Open, Quebec, Que. (through March 28).

BOXING
[Television]East-West Golden Gloves, finals, Chicago, 10 p.m. (ABC).

Thursday, March 26

SWIMMING
NCAA champs., Ithaca, N.Y. (through March 28).

WRESTLING
NCAA champs., Iowa City (through March 28).

*See local listing