8 Will Floyd Fight Sonny?
A look into some of the whys, and why nots, and yeses and nos in the Liston vs. Patterson controversy
This is an article from the Feb. 12, 1962 issue
14 New Figures on Ice
A game bunch of young figure skaters tries to fill the void left when the U.S. team was killed in a plane crash
16 Meet the World's Best Runner
New Zealand's Peter Snell shattered a trio of prestigious track records in one casual fortnight
22 A Model House at the Water's Edge
Two architects present plans for a lakeside home designed especially for boatmen and fishermen
37 Birdies, Babies and Ladies
Here's the other side of the pro golf tour, where a change for baby is as important as breaking par
49 Tips for Infant Skiers
The best way to mix parenthood and skiing, an instructor insists, is to take the kids along and teach them how
Two Looks at Canine Aristocracy
52 Artist Roy McKie presents a pooch on his way to the top
59 Robert Cantwell ponders show dogs' strange names
40 Charles Goren
42 Track & Field
44 Horse Racing
46 Sporting Look
65 For the Record
66 Basketball's Week
68 19th Hole
Acknowledgments on page 65
Cover photograph by Mark Kauffman
Lucky Baldwin made millions of dollars, and millions of enemies, and created the Rancho Santa Anita, site of the magnificent racetrack. Dolly Connelly tells his fabulous story.
High-speed jai alai is one of Florida's biggest winter attractions. Six pages of color photographs reveal its spectacular action and the graceful agility of the Basques who play it.
U.S. Women's Open Champ Mickey Wright, a slender girl golfer with a drive like a he-man, claims that almost any one can hit a tee shot farther and goes on to show just how.