Point Of Fact
POINT OF FACT
A fast quiz on the summer Olympic Games for fans with an eye on Tokyo and maybe another eye on history
St. Peter
Red Surge
THE BIG RED SURGE
Cincinnati made a dramatic move, and the National League went into its most nerve-twanging final week in 24 years. There had been a race in the other league, but the Yankees fixed that
FAILURE OF A WINNING FORMULA
The U.S. had a plan for defending the Davis Cup: give Roy Emerson his two singles matches and win the rest. But Australia's Fred Stolle beat Dennis Ralston and started the cup on its return trip down under
BUFFALO STANDS FOR THE BILLS
Even the standing-room tickets were sold out in War Memorial Stadium as a record Buffalo crowd of 40,167 saw the Bills win their third straight game by mauling the Chargers, last year's AFL champions
Olympics
THE TOKYO GAMES
Beset by conflicting ideals and moved by a variety of sharply defined emotions, the world's finest amateur athletes gather for the Orient's first Olympiad—and the largest one yet
People
College Football
Fishing
Motor Sports
Showdown at Watkins Glen
Three men are in a dramatically close race for the world driving championship. The deadlock could be broken in Sunday's U.S. Grand Prix
Pro Football
Harness Racing
Baseball's Week
For The Record
Acknowledgments
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Departments