10 Old Archie Wolfs a Lamb
With sharp quips and solid socks, Champion Archie Moore retains his light heavyweight title
This is an article from the Aug. 24, 1959 issue
14 Nice Boys, but No Match
The College All-Stars got their first lesson in pro football from experts—Baltimore's Colts
16 The Dodgers Will Win It!
Players on the noncontending National League teams say Los Angeles will capture the pennant
18 Spectacle: The Mostest Mariner
A colorful visit with Stavros Niarchos, world's leading shipowner, aboard his beautiful Creole
23 Needed: Honesty and Competition
What it will take to make boxing a praiseworthy part of the sporting scene
26 Champions in the Making
Country club swimming competition in the 16-and-under set is the spreading thing
36 The 49th Frontier
Virginia Kraft tries out the rugged hunting joys of Alaska—and brings home a record bear
62 Horses, Carrots and Pimlico
The Great MacPhail tells Gerald Holland, among other things, about That Day at Bowie
8 Baseball's Week
9 Coming Events
24 Wonderful World
31 Events & Discoveries
49 Motor Sports
54 Tip from the Top
56 Charles Goren
69 19th Hole
72 Pat on the Back
Acknowledgments on page 7
Cover: Stavros Niarchos
Greece's great shipping tycoon is shown here where he most likes to be: aboard his lovely yacht Creole. For a look at this unusual floating command post, see page 18.
Photograph by Brian Seed
•Shotputter Parry O'Brien is one of a host of fine athletes from 25 Western Hemisphere countries who compete at the Pan American Games starting next week in Chicago.
•Four pages of color on trotting's most important race, the Hambletonian, in its attractive setting at Du Quoin, Illinois, plus a survey of the chances in this year's race.
•Ex-Davis Cup Captain Billy Talbert previews this year's challenge round, with a special eye on the national doubles and America's weakness in that key phase of tennis.