Cover
Coming Events
Ski Machine
Kiwi And Kid
THE KIWI AND THE KID
A continent apart, two natural phenomena detonated the indoor track and field season. At Portland, Ore. a New Zealand Olympic winner cut 12 seconds off the indoor two-mile record, while at Boston, in another two-mile, a 17-year-old Canadian schoolboy upset a veteran field
Desert Debacle
Zermatt
Oldest Freshman
THE OLDEST FRESHMAN
At an age when most men are nostalgic about school and apprehensive about paunches, Fred Norris is a college boy and a champion runner
The Crosby
BING AND THE CROSBY
In 23 years the National Pro-Am has become one of the country's distinguished golfing events. For its 24th the Crosby's creator looks over this color album of his tournament and reminisces fondly about its past
Motor Sports
College Basketball
Boating
Cards
Fitness
Bobby Fischer
THE GENIUS FROM BROOKLYN
The best young chess players in the world are Americans, and the best American is 17-year-old Bobby Fischer. Most experts believe he will soon become the best player alive. A few think he is likely to be the best who ever lived. Now a four-time U.S. champion and the youngest Grand Master in history, Fischer plays a daring, sometimes wild game. With it he may break Russia's long monopoly of the chess championship of the world
Basketball's Week
For The Record
Acknowledgments
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back
Departments