Cover
Yesterday
Title Fight
'I'm a Little Special'
Everybody is familiar with the public image of the challenger for Sonny Liston's heavyweight title: a loudmouth and braggart who spouts obvious verse. What Clay has seldom let the world see is the sober, ambitious man inside the child's skin. Here, at last, he reveals his true nature, in which zaniness is always a calculated ingredient
LISTON'S EDGE: A LETHAL LEFT
Sonny Liston is heavily favored to retain his championship, but it is a mistake to count Clay out until Sonny has nailed him. Clay is strong, and if he can avoid Liston's paralyzing left he can, just possibly, win
People
Basketball
Track & Field
Gem Of A River
THE COLUMBIA: a gem of a river
From Grand Coulee Dam to the sea, the Columbia is familiar, but in its little-known Canadian reaches it is a surging, mysterious stream that flows both north and south through a vast wilderness
Basketball's Week
For The Record
Acknowledgments
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Departments