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April 26, 1965
Fans in Milwaukee crowded County Stadium and raised cheerful, cynical banners to the memory of their lame-duck, Atlanta-bound Braves. Then the seats emptied, and sadness and resentment took over
The record-tying round that Nicklaus shot on the third day of the tournament was the most overpowering in the long history of the Masters. Eight of his drives were more than 300 yards. Twice his second shot on par-5 holes was a five-iron. Fifteen times he had birdie putts of 25 feet or less. Only twice was he in the rough. Here he assesses each stroke of his fabulous round and offers some insights on how a lot of skill and a little luck added up to 64.
- By Barbara La Fontaine
The usual view of Sonny Liston is of a fierce, unforgiving man. But he can smile, and a writer who paid quiet attention found him to be thoughtful, generous and funny