24 The Dancer Wins Another
But some improving colts also aim for the Kentucky Derby
28 Pity the Poor Short Hitters
A new trend toward long courses upsets some touring pros
30 Out on Their Own
Two British motorcyclists take an unexpected ride
32 Big Risk for Pipe Smokers
A million horseplayers try to win a colt—but why?
38 CAN THE PITCHERS STAY ON TOP?
After a frustrating year the hitters are striking back
42 WHEN ITS 3 AND 2
Artist Bernie Fuchs portrays baseball's dramatic moment
66 Colt .45s
73 White Sox
80 Red Sox
110 KEANE IS FINE IS WHAT HE SURE IS
The Cardinal manager has a soft but tough touch
95 Rattling for Tourists
Chipley, Fla. makes a virtue of rattlesnakes
104 Who Says You Can't Win 'Em All?
The U.S. Olympic basketball team has shown you can
106 Motor Sports
133 For the Record
134 19th Hole
Acknowledgments on page 133
Cover painting by Bernie Fuchs
The masters gets another champion, and Alfred Wright reports on how the spring season's biggest golf tournament was won—and lost—with color photographs of the action.
Gorgeous girls who can also run make up a Texas track club that is a fashion pacesetter—and good enough to have some of its members in contention for the Olympic team.
New York sports that few World's Fair visitors will see are the games of the city's kids. A portfolio of photographs shows them; Gilbert Rogin, a native son, describes them.