World Bobsleds
FRENZIED RIDE ON PLACID ICE
The ancient Olympic bobsled run at Lake Placid, N.Y. had a new push-off platform that made it so fast the oldtimers threw away their record books. The only real question: Who could hang on long enough to win the first complete world bob contest in four years?
PSYCHED UP, NOT SHAVED DOWN
The Yale swimming team was peaking for Stanford, but John Nelson's mustache and Robin Waples' sideburns stayed. What went were the Indians as Yale reestablished itself as a major force
Lombardi
ARARARARARARGH!
It rumbles like a sonic boom but it is simply the laugh of Vince Lombardi, who as the new coach of the Washington Redskins is gambling that he will never be exposed as merely mortal
Go Power
YES! BERT IS IN—WITH GO POWER
Bert Lancaster (right) is famous for peddling Fords, but now he's got to sell the AAU indoor track meet
A Knock-Out
A KNOCK-OUT BY A BRAIN-IN
A lot of light heavyweights hear about scholar Eddie Spence and figure he'd be a pushover. Eddie teaches psychology and he sings, acts and plays the piano. But he also slugs people silly
People
College Basketball
Motor Sports
Some sweet theft at Daytona
A perennial runner-up in big-time stock-car racing, Lee Roy Yarbrough stole past the leader in the richest 500-mile race with just vroom to go
Golf
Roller Derby
For The Record
Basketball's Week
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Departments