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Yesterday
Knockdown
KNOCKOUT, KNOCKDOWN
The American League race is taking off right where it stopped last season—with a murderous difference. For every homer hit at least two men hit the dust as Detroit, Boston and Minnesota battle for the lead
Two Seconds
Two Seconds Stretch For First
The Celtics' astonishing victory over Philadelphia put them in pro basketball's championship round with the Los Angeles Lakers, who also were the runners-up in their division
SWITCHEROO FROM YES TO NYET
The Russians were happy and the Africans were overjoyed when Avery Brundage and the board of the International Olympic Committee decided they would rather not ask South Africa to Mexico City after all
Service Football
'ON, BRAVE OLD ARMY TEAM'
Two years ago this month Army football faced a dark night of despair, but then daylight came as Tom Cahill proved that service academies may be able to build championship teams after all
Racing To Indy
People
Boating
Horse Racing
Boxing
Golf
Two Lives In One
THE MAN WHO LIVED TWO LIVES IN ONE
Although Zane Grey accomplished more than most men, his years passed too quickly. As it was, he lived two full lives—one for his writing and one for his fishing—and he was extraordinarily successful at both. For years the sale of his books was surpassed only by the Holy Bible and McGuffey Readers, and his earnings allowed him to fish the waters of the world, where he set many records. Today, almost 30 years after his death at age 67, his books still sell and two of his fishing records have never been beaten
For The Record
Baseball's Week
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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