Cover
POINT OF FACT
A poker quiz to test the knowledge of the male who plays, or is inveigled into playing, poker with ladies
Table of Contents
Kids And Kubs
Coming Events
Tragic Climb
TEMPTATION OF THE VIRGIN PASS
Often attempted, never conquered, the Freney route up Mont Blanc lured Walter Bonatti and six others on a sunny July morning. Only three returned from one of the most tragic Alpine climbs in 20 years
Saratoga
SARATOGA: 'WHERE HORSE IS KING'
This is the traditional boast of the pleasant upstate New York community whose magnificent racecourse holds its annual meeting in August, when New York City's tracks are closed. Here, horse and rider gallop through a workout in early-morning haze.
Herb Score
THE PRIVATE ORDEAL OF HERB SCORE
Confused and mystified by his own failures, baseball's onetime golden boy returns to the minors to seek the left-handers' traditional will-o'-the-wisp: the plate
Boating
Horse Shows
Fishing
Cards
Chess Champion
Baseball's Week
For The Record
Acknowledgments
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back
Departments
RAIN, STRAIN AND A WIN
Foul weather and worse tempers marred pro golf's biggest championship, but a trio of remarkable last-round putts and a steady hand in the playoff carried the day for Jerry Barber