September 11, 1955

Jimmy Jemail's Hotbox
Events & Discoveries
EVENTS & DISCOVERIES
Overture to football's opera, Hurricane to Ezzard the Blizzard, Investment in the sea, Exams for the men in stripes, Packaged riposte for golfers, The Dutch seals
Spectacle
RIDE, RANCHEROS!
That's the cry that sends bankers, doctors and generals into the saddle for a five-day trek through Old California
IT'S THE RIDE THAT MAKES THE FUN
From 36 states—and lands overseas—come the horsemen known as Los Rancheros Visitadores, an easy-going crew 500 strong that meets once a year in southern California. Riding, eating bulls' heads, or soaking guests, the Rancheros have fun
The Match Race
The Race—Mr. Fitz's Story
MR. FITZ'S STORY
Through Turf Editor Whitney Tower, SI asked Trainer James Fitzsimmons of Belair Stud to tell how Nashua was trained for the race with Swaps. Mr. Fitz graciously consented, and following is his account
THE ELEVEN BEST ELEVENS
September's practice fields tell the story of a football team. SI's expert, fresh from a nationwide survey, here delivers his up-to-the-minute report
Conversation Piece:
SUBJECT: BUD WILKINSON
The country's most successful coach (opposite), on the eve of a new season, discusses his philosophy of coaching, wonders at de-emphasis and touts the players over the coach
Jones's Grand Slam
Baseball
Keep In The Pink
SPRAINED ANKLE
This most common mishap should receive more than casual treatment
Fisherman's Calendar
Rare Dogs
Tip From The Top
POLO AT WINDSOR
With the Duke of Edinburgh playing and the Queen and the royal family in attendance, English polo fans had a field day at the Ascot Week tournament
Matchwit*
Coming Events
Acknowledgments
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back
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