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COMING EVENTS July 3 to July 9

July 06, 1959
July 06, 1959

Table of Contents
July 6, 1959

Cover
Craft for Kids
Big Fight
Odyssey
  • One of our European correspondents joins Sweden's No. 1 boxing fan in Goteborg, stays with him during the trials and triumphs of his trip to Yankee Stadium and watches his generous reaction to victory in a new country

Spectacle
Events & Discoveries
Stars Of The Show
Food
Tennis
  • By William F. Talbert

    The pro tennis troupe winds up its U.S. tour at Forest Hills amid apathy. The author suggests a future remedy

Honolulu Racer
  • The fleet that runs west to the Hawaiian Islands this July 4 in the Transpacific race will have to match the speed of a rejuvenated racer named 'Nam Sang,' a thoroughly mechanized marvel which, if engineering makes a winner, ought to sail away from the fleet like a ballistic missile.

Boating
Golf
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

COMING EVENTS July 3 to July 9

All limes E.D.T.

This is an article from the July 6, 1959 issue

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

Friday, July 3

AUTO RACING
Natl. SCCA race, Lime Rock, Conn. (through July 5).

BASEBALL
Chicago at Detroit, 2:20 p.m. (Mutual).

BOXING
[Television][Network radio]Matthews vs. Gonsalves, lights, 10 rds., Atlantic City, N.J., 10 p.m. (NBC).

ENCAMPMENTS
Intl. Roundup, Girl Scouts, Colorado Springs, Colo. (through July 12).

GYMNASTICS
Pan American team tryouts, women, West Palm Beach, Fla. (through July 5).

HORSE RACING (trotters)
Eastern Championship Pace, $50,000, Yonkers, N.Y.

TRACK & FIELD
U.S. Jr. champs., Bangor, Me. (also July 4)

Saturday, July 4

AUTO RACING
NASCAR Sweepstakes division, $27,525, Daytona Beach, Fla.

BASEBALL

[Television]San Francisco at St. Louis, 2:25 p.m. (NBC).
[Television]Los Angeles at Chicago, 1:55 p.m. (CBS).
[Network radio]Cleveland at Detroit, 2:20 p.m. (Mutual).

BOATING

Detroit Memorial unlimited hydros, Detroit.
Trans-Pacific ocean race, Los Angeles to Honolulu.

DOG SHOW
Farmington Valley Kennel Club, Inc., Farmington, Conn.

HORSE RACING

[Television]Suburban Handicap, $100,000, Belmont Park, New York (CBS).*
Stars and Stripes Handicap, $75,000, Arlington at. Washington Park, Ill.
[Network radio]American Handicap, $50,000, Hollywood Park, Calif., 8:35 p.m. (NBC).

Sunday, July 5

BASEBALL

[Television]Milwaukee at Philadelphia, 1:25 p.m. (CBS).
[Television]Cincinnati at Pittsburgh, 12:55 p.m. (NBC).
[Network radio]Cleveland at Detroit, 2:20 p.m. (Mutual).

WALKING
U.S. 50 km. champ., Pittsburgh.

Monday, July 6

BASKETBALL
Harlem Globetrotters Tour, Moscow (through July 12).

HORSE RACING (trotters)
Coaching Club Trotting Oaks, $18,000, Goshen, N.Y.

RODEO
Calgary Exhibition and Stampede, $50,360, Calgary, Alta, (through July 11).

Tuesday, July 7

BASEBALL
[Television][Network radio]All-Star Game, Pittsburgh, 12:45 p.m. (NBC).

GOLF
LPGA Hoosier Celebrity, $4,000, Fort Wayne, Ind. (also July 8).

HORSE RACING (trotters)
E. H. Harriman Challenge Cup, $12,000, Goshen, N.Y.

Wednesday, July 8

BOATING
Minneapolis Canoe Derby, Bemidji, Minn. (through July 18).

BOXING
[Television]Halimi vs. Becerra, bantam title bout, 15 rds., Los Angeles (ABC).

Thursday, July 9

GOLF
Western Open, $25,000, Pittsburgh (through July 12).

HORSE RACING (trotters)
Transamerica pace, $50,000, Yonkers, N.Y.

HORSE SHOW
Great Barrington, Mass. show (through July 12).

* See local listing