March 25, 1968
March 25, 1968

Table of Contents
March 25, 1968

America At Last
The Mighty Burner
Old Man River
Horse Racing
Dick Francis
  • Dick Francis was riding the Queen Mother's horse, Devon Loch, in the 1956 Grand National before 250,000 people. He had the race won when suddenly Devon Loch lunged, slid and stopped. To this day no one has found out what happened or why. The key character in this baffling enigma, Francis has himself become the author of suspense novels with horse-racing backgrounds, all six of them reflecting his remarkable narrative skill

Basketball's Week
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over


4—jacket design by Mel Williamson, photo by Fred Kaplan-Black Star
26—Lee Balterman
28—Sheedy & Long, Rich Clarkson
29—Eric Schweikardt
31, 32—Arthur Shay
41—Sheedy & Long
42—Lynn Pelham-Rapho Guillumette
54—courtesy Newsday, Tony Triolo
60—Paris Match-Pictorial Parade, Courier-Journal and Louisville Times
66, 67—Rich Clarkson
76, 77—Visnews, Ltd.
82—Central Press Photos
83—Nicholas Meyjes, AIIP
91—Jim Cox-Houston Post, John Page, Johnny Flynn-Dallas Morning News

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