September 30, 1962

The Series
IT'S THE YANKEES VS. THE WEST
New York has the biceps, the Dodgers have the legs and the Giants have hopes. The World Series shapes up as a tight one, and the Yankees will be counting heavily on Tom Tresh, a rookie who has never seen a Series game
Golf
LOST IN A FOREST OF NEEDLES
The most famous names in amateur golf came to grief in the woods of Pinehurst as the national championship was won by an unknown 20-year-old who managed to stick to the fairways
A TEAM EVEN A COACH CAN LOVE
To hear Penn State Coach Rip Engle tell it, his Nittany Lions couldn't beat Vassar. But when State crushed Navy last week, it was clear that it was the best in the East
Jack Price
America's Cup
UNDERDOG SHOWS HER TEETH
At the precise moment shown at left, the Australian sloop "Gretel" swept past the U.S.'s "Weatherly" on the last leg of the second race to become the first America's Cup challenger in 28 years to win a single event in the best-of-seven series. The Aussies' victory evened the score at one all; on the following pages Carleton Mitchell analyzes the factors that gave new suspense to the century-old cup competition.
Harness Racing
Three hot heats warm a cold Jug day
While spectators shivered, Lehigh Hanover overcame a bad break and beat the favorite to give Stanley Dancer his second straight Little Brown Jug victory
College Football
Another big year in the Big Ten
It has often been claimed, and statistics tend to prove it, that in college football the Western Conference is supreme. Returns from key games last week indicate the pattern will hold up again this fall
Football's Week
Pro Football
No rocking chair for Frank Gifford
Age need not be a prime factor in slowing down a pro football player. Frank Gifford (right) and his Giant teammates are out to prove that the right mental attitude offsets the years
Motor Sports
A Detroit challenge to the best from Europe
The new 1963 Corvette is a Grand Touring car in every sense of the word and a road racer that will acquit itself well in any fast company, including the swift Ferraris
Bridge
Sporting Look
Baseball's Week
For The Record
Acknowledgments
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Departments