Under 21
Jimmy Jemail's Hotbox
Pat On The Back
PAT ON THE BACK
Herewith a salute from the editors to men and women of all ages who have fairly earned the good opinion of the world of sport, regardless of whether they have yet earned its tallest headlines
Table of Contents
MARTINEZ & THE $20,000 FIX THAT FAILED
On Oct. 29th Vince Martinez knocked out Carmine Fiore at Madison Square Garden. Four thousand fans were at ringside, millions saw the fight on television, but none was aware of the dirty drama that served as a prologue. SI tells this story for the first time and demands again: boxing's dirty business must be cleaned up now
Football
The Wonderful World Of Sport
GIRLS ON THE GRID
Co-eds at Ohio University had a game of the week, too—their eighth annual Powder Bowl football game for the Runyon Fund
Spectacle
SATURDAY'S HEROES
High school footballers in Danbury—and thousands of other towns—bask under admiration from pretty coeds
Soundtrack
SOUNDTRACK
THE EDITORS ARE IMPRESSED BY A FRESHMAN SUB AND THE SIZE OF TV SPORTS CROWDS, HOPEFUL OF COLLEGE BOXING, BEMUSED BY A COURT ARGUMENT
THE RED STAMP ON SPORTS
A New York collector who has assembled 40 volumes of sports stamps from all over the world finds that the Iron Curtain countries have more sports issues than anybody. Some of these stamps glorify athletics as preparation for war
A Place To Be
THE COZY CARIBBEAN
The islands off our southeastern shores can be had in Spanish, French, English, Dutch or plain American, and they're hot stuff in any language
Kaibab Deer
No. 44
44
If you're watching football on television this Saturday, you might pay a little extra attention to Michigan's No. 44. He's no All-American, but he's pretty good. Mostly he's a nice kid who loves the game. No. 44 is a typical example of college football players everywhere.
Acknowledgments
Gift List I
CHRISTMAS BY MAIL ORDER
These 50 special Christmas gifts, from hand-carved horses to deer-hide mukluks, can be ordered by mail from six New England stores
Scouting Reports
Baseball Draft
HERE'S TAP DAY
Major league baseball's annual ritual for drafting minor leaguers is here again—with memory tests for the tappers
Coming Events
Sporting Look
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Departments