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This is an article from the Aug. 28, 1961 issue
[Color television]Color television [Television]Television [Network radio]Network radio
Friday, August 25
Connie Mack World Series, Springfield, Ill. (through Aug. 28).
Sanford Handicap, $25.000, Saratoga, N.Y.
The Wofford Cup and The Tuttle Cup, Hamilton, Mass. (through Aug. 27).
SCCA Natl. Rally, Belleville, Ill. (through Aug. 27).
Examiner Far Western Champs., San Francisco (through Aug. 27).
USLTA Girls' 18 Champs. (final three days), Philadelphia.
World Champs., Long Beach, Calif. (through Aug. 27).
Saturday, August 26
[Television]Los Angeles Dodgers at Cincinnati, 2:25 p.m.
[Television]San Francisco at St. Louis, 2:30 p.m. (NBC).
Gold Cup, unlimited hydros, Reno (also Aug. 27).
[Television]Jones vs. Von Clay, light heavies, 10 rds., Mad. Sq. Garden, New York, 10 p.m. (ABC).
Atlantic City Handicap, $25,000, Atlantic City, N.J.
Del Mar Derby, $25,000, Del Mar, Calif.
[Television]Hopeful Stakes, $75,000, Saratoga, N.Y. (Sports Network regional TV).*
Warren Wright Memorial, $30,000, Washington Park at Arlington Park Ill.
[Television]"National AAU Men's Swimming and Diving Championships," Wide World of Sports, 5 p.m. (ABC).
Pacific Northwest Age Group Champs., Seattle (also Aug. 27).
Shakamak Meet, Jasonville, Ind. (also Aug. 27).
Sunday, August 27
[Television]Milwaukee at Philadelphia, 1:25 p.m. (CBS).
[Television] San Francisco at St. Louis, 2:30 p.m. (NBC).
Great Barrington Kennel Club show, Great Barrington, Mass.
World Champs., Cape Girardeau, Mo.
Natl. Championship "Tourist Trophy" race (for 45-and 80-cu.-in. motorcycles), Peoria, Ill.
Monday, August 28
Adams Trophy (Women's Natl. Championship), Newport Harbor, Calif.
Sears Cup (North American Jr. Championship), St. Petersburg, Fla.
The Ohio State trot, $26,000, Columbus, Ohio.
Fall Highweight Handicap, $25,000, Aqueduct, N.Y.
Tuesday, August 29
Johnson vs. Cotton, NBA light-heavy title bout, 15 rds., Seattle.
The Buckeye State pace, $30,000, Columbus, Ohio.
Wednesday, August 30
Castleton Farm Stake, $30,000, Du Quoin, Ill.
The Hambletonian trot, $150.000, Du Quoin, Ill.
Thursday, August 31
Harbor Hill Steeplechase Handicap, $10,000, Aqueduct, N.Y.
[Television]"Tournament of Thrills" (stock car stunting), Summer Sports Spectacular, 7:30 p.m. (CBS).
*See local listing