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COMING EVENTS May 26 to June 1

May 29, 1961
May 29, 1961

Table of Contents
May 29, 1961

Cover
The "500"
A Ruse
Horse Racing
Human Howitzer
Baseball
Boxing
Rowing
Acknowledgments
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

COMING EVENTS May 26 to June 1

All times are E.D.T.

This is an article from the May 29, 1961 issue

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

Friday, May 26

HARNESS RACING
Free-For-All Pace, $25,000, Westbury, N.Y.

ROWING
Natl. Schoolboy Champs., Washington, D.C. (also May 27).

SKEET SHOOTING
New York State Champs., Tonawanda, N.Y. (through May 28).

TRACK & FIELD
IC4A Champs., New York (also May 27).

Saturday, May 27

BASEBALL

[Television]Los Angeles Dodgers at Milwaukee, 2:30 p.m. (NBC).
[Television]San Francisco at Chicago Cubs, 2:25 p.m. (CBS).

BOXING
[Television]Matthews vs. Rosi, lights, 10 rds., Mad. Sq. Garden, New York, 10 p.m. (ABC).

DOG SHOW
Monmouth County Kennel Club show. Oceanport, N.J.

HORSE RACING

Californian, $100,000, Hollywood Park, Calif.
[Television]Camden Handicap, $30,000, Garden State Park, N.J. (Sports Network regional TV).*
[Television][Network radio]Top Flight Handicap, $50,000, Aqueduct, N.Y. (Sports Network regional TV; NBC radio).*

HORSE SHOW
Devon show, Devon, Pa. (also May 29-June 3).

HUNT RACE MEETING

Adjacent Hunts races. Purchase, N.Y.
Oxmoor meeting, Louisville.

MOTOR SPORTS

[Television]"Indianapolis Time Trials," Wide World of Sports. 5 p.m. (ABC).
SCCA Natl. races, Bridgehampton, N.Y. (also May 28).

TRACK & FIELD

Big Five Champs., Palo Alto, Calif.
California Relays, Modesto, Calif.

TRAPSHOOTING
Northwest Handicap, Fort Dodge, Iowa (also May 28).

Sunday, May 28

BASEBALL

[Television]Chicago White Sox at New York, 1:55 p.m. (CBS).
[Television]Los Angeles Dodgers at Milwaukee, 2:30 p.m. (NBC).

MOTOR SPORTS

1000-km. Sports Car Race, Nürburg, West Germany.
NASCAR Grand Natl. division, $115,000, Charlotte, N.C.

Monday, May 29

HARNESS RACING
Free-For-All Trot, $25,000, Westbury, N.Y.

HORSE RACING
Juvenile Stakes, $25,000, Aqueduct, N.Y.

Tuesday, May 30

HORSE RACING

[Television]Jersey Derby, $100,000, Garden State Park, N.J. (Sports Network regional TV).*
[Television]Metropolitan Handicap, $100,000, Aqueduct, N.Y. (Sports Network regional TV).*
Will Rogers Stakes, $25,000, Hollywood Park, Calif.

HORSE SHOW
Tulsa Charity show, Tulsa (through June 3).

MOTOR SPORTS
Indianapolis "500," Indianapolis.

SWIMMING
Los Altos Senior Open, Los Altos, Calif.

Wednesday, May 31

HORSE RACING
Epsom Derby, Epsom Downs, England.

Thursday, June 1

GOLF

LPGA Women's Western Open, Nashville (through June 4).
Memphis Open, $30,000, Memphis (through June 4).

HORSE RACING
International Steeplechase Handicap, $15,000, Belmont Park, N.Y.

SKY DIVING
[Television]"Parachute Jump," Summer Sports Spectacular. 7:30 p.m. (CBS).

* See local listing