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THE END IN ROME

Sept. 19, 1960
Sept. 19, 1960

Table of Contents
Sept. 19, 1960

College Leaders
Yesterday
Olympics
Young Birds
College Football 1960
Nature
Boxing
Ole Miss
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Acknowledgments
Pat On The Back

THE END IN ROME

A barefoot Ethiopian named Abebe Bikila, a guard at Haile Selassie's palace and the son of an Abyssinian guerrilla in the 1935-36 war with Mussolini's Italy, lopes up the Via dei Trionfi toward the floodlit Arch of Constantine to win the final race of the 1960 Olympics-the classic 26-mile 385-yard marathon. For the dramas that preceded this finale, turn the page

This is an article from the Sept. 19, 1960 issue

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