14 Victory with a Smile
The track meet with Russia was a wonderful and thrilling success. By Tex Maule
31 The Joys and Agonies of Frank Lane
The Indian general manager fires a barrage of colorful commentary as his team is beaten
38 The $65,000 Fiasco
The Cane Pace at Yonkers Raceway was a discreditable spectacle, protests Jeremiah Tax
41 The Salad Master
From Big Sur, Calif., Nicholas Roosevelt reveals his secrets on making summer salads
July 26, 1959
42 Transpac: Test of Boats and Men
From aboard "Nam Sang," Carleton Mitchell reports in vivid detail on the Honolulu race
58 Far Out Beyond Fitness
In the first of two parts, Stephen Birmingham takes a new look at the cult of the Body Beautiful
10 Baseball's Week
12 Coming Events
24 Events & Discoveries
32 Wonderful World
50 Horse Racing
52 Charles Goren
55 Tip from the Top
65 19th Hole
68 Pat on the Back
Acknowledgement on page 8
Cover: Tools Shor and pals
The sports world's most famed saloon keeper is given a party full of laughs by some old friends. For others who enjoyed Toots's hospitality, see pictures on pages 32-37.
Photographs by Lee Friedlander
•Trotting's first race of international champions, at Roosevelt Raceway August 1, features horses from seven countries, a $50,000 prize. A preview by Jeremiah Tax.
•The Giants and Dodgers return from road trips leading the league. An intimate look at the teams and their excited fans, who root for a World Series on the West Coast.
•A survey of the Snipe, snappy, scrappy lightweight of the class boats, which has won worldwide esteem not only as one of racing's thoroughbreds but also for plain fun.