Nov. 11, 1968
Nov. 11, 1968

Table of Contents
Nov. 11, 1968

The Undefeated
Creepy Crew
Pro Basketball
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over


16 Something to Shout About
Ohio State and Penn State are leaving their fans limp as two intriguing coaches have a big, wild year

This is an article from the Nov. 11, 1968 issue

22 A Debt Was Paid off in Tears
The Olympics are over, but the altitude problem is not. Roger Bannister looks back in anger

24 Oakland Raids the Full House
Stopped by an unusual Kansas City formation three weeks ago, the Raiders crushed the Chiefs in the rematch

26 Sweet Life of an Olympic Doll
Pretty Peggy Fleming has been hard at work, transforming herself from Olympic gold medalist into TV star

28 My Passport Was at Shortstop
Noted Author Wilfrid Sheed describes coming here from England as a boy and searching for a ball game

36 A Creepy Crew Stalks Florida
Wide-open immigration for exotic animals is proving to be a dangerous policy on our Southern peninsula

58 The Mafia at Saratoga
At the shrine of U.S. Thoroughbred racing an odd mixture of horseplayers spends a memorable afternoon

The departments

9 Scorecard
44 College Football
52 People
54 Pro Basketball
56 Bridge
75 For the Record
76 19th Hole

Credits on page 75

Cover photograph by Arthur Shay


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