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LATE SUMMER IN MAINE AND MASSACHUSETTS

July 20, 1959
July 20, 1959

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July 20, 1959

Cover
Coming Events
Prediction
  • Scoring at the meet (5,3,2,1) helps the weaker team, since the entrant finishing fourth and last is automatically credited with a possibly undeserved point. But this will not prevent victory for either our men or the Russian women. Here, says Tex Maule, is the probable order of finish in each of the 32 events

Boating
Food
Boxing
Horse Racing
Harness Racing
Horse Show
Golf
Golden Gate
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

LATE SUMMER IN MAINE AND MASSACHUSETTS

Sporting and vacation events, mid-July through September

July

This is an article from the July 20, 1959 issue

17-18 Edgartown Regatta, Edgartown, Mass.
18 International Air Fair, Houlton, Me.
19 Annual Clambake, Bass River Rod and Gun Club, Yarmouth, Mass.
19 Maine Obsolete Auto League, Capital Park, Augusta, Me.
19-25 Caribou Centennial, bike races, horse show, log rolling, greased pig, fishing, turkey shoot, Caribou, Me.
23-26 Barnstable County Fair, pony sulky races, Marstons Mills, Mass.
25-26 Sports Car Club of America gymkhana and concours d'élégance, Nantucket, Mass.
25-26 Water Ski Title Tourney, Jordan's Bay, Sebago Lake, Me.
25-26 State Field Archery championship, Cheechako, Boothbay Harbor, Me.
25-Aug. 2 Marblehead Race Week, Mass.
30-31 Maine women's sailing championship. Boothbay Harbor, Me.
31-Aug. 2 Maine Seafoods Festival, Rockland, Me.

August

1-2 Gorham Horse Show, Me.
3-8 Bangor Fair, harness racing, Me.
6-7 Maine junior sailing championship, Prouts Neck, Me.
8 Boston Power Squadron Cruiser Race, Marblehead, Mass.
8 Camden Horse Show, Me.
8-9 Tri-State golf matches, Augusta CC, Augusta, Me.
9 Tri-City Archery Tournament, Hallowell, Me.
10-11 Maine men's sailing championship, Blue Hill, Me.
10-15 Atlantic Coast Star Championships, Rockport, Mass.
14 Lobster Festival, Boothbay Center, Me.
14-16 ISA Open Skin-diving Derby, Hyannis, Mass.
15 River Carnival, Kennebunk, Me.
15-16 Portland-Monhegan Race, Me.
15-22 Skowhegan State Fair, Me.
19-23 Paul Bunyan State Open Golf Tournament, Bangor, Me.
20-22 Martha's Vineyard Fair, West Tisbury, Mass.
20-23 North American Flying Dutchman championships, Nantucket, Mass.
23 Retired Skipper's Race, Deer Isle, Me.
23 Sokoki Archery tournament, Portland, Me.
23-29 Presque Isle Centennial, Me.
24-29 Northern New England Tennis Tournament, Squirrel Island, Boothbay Harbor, Me.
25 Maine Women's golf championships, Portland CC, Me.

September

1-3 International 210 Class Championships, Cohasset, Mass.
1-7 Windsor Fair, Me.
4-7 Blue Hill Fair, horse show, Me.
5 Professional Football game, Giants and Packers, Bangor, Me.
6 Father and Son Golf Championship, Augusta CC, Me.
6-12 Tri-County Fair, parimutuel racing, Northampton, Mass.
6-12 Topsfield Fair, parimutuel racing, Mass.
6-13 Soap Box Derby, Bangor, Me.
7 Labor Day Regatta, Northeast Harbor, Me.
7-12 Maine State Fair, Lewiston, Me.
8-11 Intercollegiate Game Fish Seminar, Barnstable, Mass.
10-13 Annual Licensed Field Trials of Cape Cod Beagle Club, Falmouth, Mass.
11-13 Massachusetts Audubon Society's Annual Cape Campout, Chatham, Mass.
13 Lyanough Bowmen's Indian Summer Tournament, Bass River, Mass.
13 Memorial archery shoot, Skowhegan, Me.
13 Sports Car Show, York Beach, Me.
13-16 Cape Cod Tuna Tournament, Barnstable Harbor, Mass.
13-19 Barrington Fair, parimutuel racing, Great Barrington, Mass.
13-19 Brockton Fair, parimutuel racing, Mass.
15 Return of the brigantine Yankee, Nantucket, Mass.
19-27 Eastern States Exposition, West Springfield, Mass.
20 Turkey shoot at Orumby, Auburn, Me.
22-26 Farmington Fair, harness racing, Me.