Aug. 30, 1971
Aug. 30, 1971

Table of Contents
Aug. 30, 1971

Time Again
A Ball In Havana
John Mackey
Odd Birds
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over


12 It's That Time Again
...when the National League suffers pennant fever. Temperatures are especially high in Chicago and California

This is an article from the Aug. 30, 1971 issue

18 Having at a Ball in Havana
Washed by waves of hospitality and signs of hostility, the U.S. volleyball team bows to a fired-up band of Cubans

22 Swing Wide, Sweet Chariot
Une de Mai, a 7-year-old mare, proves she's all that she used to be in the Roosevelt International Trot

24 Hot Wheels Italian Style
The names Ferrari, Lamborghini and Maserati grace the hoods and dashboards of the world's most elegant toys

30 I'm Going to Punish Them'
Baltimore Tight End John Mackey, back from 1970 knee surgery and tough league negotiations, is hungry for revenge

47 Marty Just Might Be the Man
Steadying down, coming up stronger, a relative unknown named Riessen could be a factor at Forest Hills

56 A Clutch of Odd Birds
The Q-Room was more than just a pool parlor. It was an institution of higher learning

The departments

10 Scorecard
41 People
42 Baseball
44 Nature
47 Tennis
53 Horse Racing
74 For the Record
75 19th Hole

Credits on page 74

Cover photograph by John Iacono


Next week

Head-to-head competition returns to the professional golf tour after 14 years, in the U.S. Match Play Championships from Pinehurst, N.C. Dan Jenkins reports on the action.

What goes up in the world of offshore racing always comes down, often with a colorful bounce. A portfolio of powerboats, with a portrait of the man who builds them.

Hooked on dogs and loving every minute of it, greyhound fancier Michael Brennan examines the Irish penchant for all kinds of animals, and particularly for canines.