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July 24, 1967
July 24, 1967

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July 24, 1967

A Latin
  • By Gwilym S. Brown

    Argentina's old smoothie, Roberto de Vicenzo, calmed his nervous putter and wowed the adoring galleries as he won the British Open at Royal Liverpool, his first major title in a lifetime of championship golf

  • California's own Native Diver, a spirited 8-year-old, joined the millionaires' club as he won the Hollywood Gold Cup for the third year in succession, though in fact he was not the first across the wire

Cha Cha
People
Baseball
Tennis
Summer-Surfers
Baseball's Week
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

Contents

12 They All Love a Latin
With the galleries cheering him on and his putter cheering him up, Roberto de Vicenzo wins the British Open

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16 Happy Return of the Native
California's own Native Diver became a millionaire by winning the Hollywood Gold Cup for the third time

18 Cha Cha Goes Boom, Boom, Boom!
Thanks to the hitting of a healthy, happy Orlando Cepeda, the St. Louis Cardinals are leading the league

22 A Pro Rookie's Ups and Downs
Fran Tarkenton, continuing the story of his career, describes a scrambled first season

28 The Time to Go to Cooperstown
For the baseball fan, the Hall of Fame is a delight at any time, but it is best when new members are inducted

34 Ten Toreros in Need of a Bull
Some superb bullfighters perform in Spain today, but the art suffers from a lack of the basic animal

48 The Summer Surfers Invade Hawaii
Beachies, bleachies and blasters from the mainland—20,000 of them—make Waikiki the place to be In

The departments

9 Scorecard
40 People
42 Baseball
44 Tennis
46 Bridge
57 Baseball's Week
58 For the Record
59 19th Hole

Credits on page 58

Cover photograph by Walter Iooss Jr.

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