This terrifying tossed salad of tumbling horses, flying men, spinning sulky wheels and splintered shafts marked the end of a recent trotting race in Sweden. The race came a colossal cropper when the hind legs of a horse named King Rollo (right) suddenly buckled beneath him. Rollo went rump over mane, his driver shot forward almost out of the picture (left), and the horse and driver of the sulky just behind piled into the mess. By a miracle, everyone survived.
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Oct. 30, 1961
National Hockey League games through December 23
Two shrewd new coaches from the college ranks will help their teams, and rookies will aid others, but the likely winners are still the Celtics and the Hawks. With depth, plus Bill Russell and Bob Cousy, Boston should win a close eastern race, while big, brawling St. Louis faces less trouble in the West
The French Line is about to decommission the luxury liner 'Liberté,' a great but ancient lady of the sea. The author of this story is a practical man—he accepts automobiles and airplanes—but he also is a sentimentalist who insists that passenger ships represent the last truly civilized method of travel. Here he bids farewell to his favorite vessel and recalls her many charms
How not to worry