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FACES IN THE CROWD

June 28, 1965
June 28, 1965

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June 28, 1965

Yesterday
  • By Frank Graham Jr.

    It was a comic opera of a fight, with a lot of laughs and a lot of blood—and starring those talented comedians, Max Baer and Two-Ton Tony Galento

Two Foreign Blokes
Crew Championships
The Great Wall
People
Track & Field
Tranquillity
Baseball's Week
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

FACES IN THE CROWD

Mike Annison, a June graduate of Williams College and the nation's second leading lacrosse goal scorer with a total of 45 for the season, scored a record nine goals during the annual All-Star game in Syracuse, N.Y. to boost the North to a 15-10 victory over the South.

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Ron Wallingford, 32, a professor and track, coach at McMaster (Ont.) College running in only his seventh marathon, won the AAU national title in Holyoke, Mass. with a time of 2:22.29. Wallingford finished 3.02 minutes ahead of runner-up John Kelley.

Clyde Wright, a left-handed pitcher (10-0 season, 33-3 career) and a right-handed out-fielder (.445, 14 HRs) for Carson-Newman (Tenn.) College, struck out 37 in two games to lead his team to the NAIA title in St. Joseph, Mo. He then was drafted by the Angels.

Donald Raby, a 35-year-old marina operator from Lansing, Mich., in his first try at the 131-mile Hudson River Marathon, won the event in a 17-foot Dorsett, finishing five miles ahead of the pack. "It was like roller-skating down a railroad track," he said later.

June Douglas, 30, a Palm Beach stock broker, averaged over 150 mph to win the 1,468-mile women's international New Jersey-to-Nassau air race. Miss Douglas closed the vents on her Piper Cherokee to reduce wind drag, and shed five pounds in the steamy cabin.

Jerry Smith, a freshman at Odessa (Texas) Junior College, sank a 15-foot putt on the first extra hole of the 72-hole National Junior College Golf Championship in Grand Rapids, Mich. to gain the medalist title. He also helped Odessa win its sixth team title in seven years.

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