Point Of Fact
Yesterday
Desperate Gamble
THE YANKEES' DESPERATE GAMBLE
Mickey Mantle shouldn't be playing. His injured legs are still weak and another strain might end his career. But the Yankees were losing without him and they couldn't afford to wait
A CLIMACTIC RACE AT WALNUT
For the first time, four Americans run the mile in under four minutes. But the U.S. track team, preparing to meet the Russians and Poles, faces new and toughened opposition
Washington Wonders
Golf Architects
GOLF'S BATTLING ARCHITECTS
Their views on how to build a golf course could hardly be less alike—and they don't mind saying so—but both Trent Jones and Dick Wilson bring their special genius to a booming business
Playgrounds
NEW LOOK AT THE SANDBOX
A startling transformation has overtaken the country's playgrounds in the past few years. Far-out, semiabstract designs, based on a study of what children really do when they play and what they actually need, have been slowly replacing the good old-fashioned slide, swing and seesaw
Travel
Golf
Three tips from the Open champion
Winning the National Open was, in many respects, a culmination of all the things Jack Nicklaus has learned since joining the professional tour. Now, from his experience, a trio of vital lessons
Boating
Catskills
THE SOUR CREAM SIERRAS OF NEW YORK
If Rip Van Winkle, that old pizza lover, ever came back to the Catskills, he'd be stunned. The Mountains are still barely as high as the Highlands of Scotland, but they now shelter the largest concentration of summer vacationers in the U.S.—in hundreds of resorts whose facilities, food and flavor are unique
Baseball's Week
For The Record
Acknowledgments
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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