12 Millennium for U.S. Ski Racing
At long last the United States Ski Association is providing a training camp for Olympic competitors
18 Soccer's Religious War
Scotsmen salute the new year with an annual orgy of violence and prejudice in Glasgow
24 Fat, Sassy and Sensational
Philamon Rodgers, with his fast tongue, fine swing and gout, is one of pro golf's most notable rookies in years
28 A Trip to the Back of Beyond
A wondrous world of smoking volcanoes, ice cliff's and vast chasms awes skiers on New Zealand's glaciers
January 14, 1963
36 New Architecture of Leisure
The houses Americans are building for fun have become a serious, billion-dollar business
46 Black Hawks Are Bright Hopes
At the big league hockey season's halfway mark the team used to trailing is setting the pace
48 The Laughing Season
For downtown quarterback clubs it's banquet time—and almost any joke seems hilarious. By Gerald Holland
54 For the Record
56 Basketball's Week
60 19th Hole
Acknowledgments on page 54
Cover photograph by Phil Bath
The golden chase is on as pro golf opens its richest season and renews a great duel—Arnold Palmer vs. Jack Nicklaus. How the top players may fare is explored by Alfred Wright.
The resort season, now under way, finds many an Eden overrun with tourists. For adventurous sun-seekers, we present a special, 30-page guide to paradises as yet unfound.
Millionaires abound in Texas, but none of the others can match the combination of sporting interests and business acumen in Clint Murchison Jr., described by Joe David Brown.