8 Dodging the Draft in Canada
Some of the top U.S. college stars are seeking fun and riches in the Canadian League
14 All Business for the Big Bird
Harness racing's latest wonder horse, Albatross, has been assigned a simple mission: win and make money
16 Good Things Come in Large Packages
A 205-pound fighter and a 304-pound weight lifter win gold medals for the U.S. in the Pan-Am Games
22 The Ultimate Predator
After a seemingly endless search, a dread marine killer, the great white shark, finally appears
August 22, 1971
32 Absolutely Stuck on Stamps
Philatelist Herman Herst Jr. says his passion has its moments, like the day the Cubans fixed the races
44 Steering the Ship of State
British Prime Minister Edward Heath sailed his nation to victory. But who was minding the country?
54 Harvey on the Lam
Steve McQueen, by any name, gets all revved up over motors. Now it's dirt bikes on the desert
42 Sporting Look
52 Design for Sport
65 For the Record
66 19th Hole
Credits on page 65
Cover photograph by Heinz Kluetmeier
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The Colts' John Mackey owes a lot of bruises to NFL defensive backs who tormented him last year when he was injured. But now he is well, and ready to pay off past debts.