Jimmy Jemail's Hotbox
Mantle Of The Babe
The Mantle of the Babe
Some old champions improve with age. Thus Swaps sets a new mile record at Hollywood Park and Archie Moore defends his title by scoring the 88th knockout of his career in London. But the overpowering onrush of youth is one of sport's inevitable and most exciting dramas, exemplified last week by a 21-year-old Floyd Patterson battering his way a step nearer the coveted heavyweight championship. And by the brawny young man at the right, Mickey Charles Mantle, who eyes the most famous baseball record of all: Ruth's magic 60
Spectacle
Events & Discoveries
EVENTS & DISCOVERIES
MEET L. ERNEST DUROCHER, THE INSIDE-THE-SHIRT HIT, ON THE SIDELINES AT THE OPEN, UP-TO-DATE HOROSCOPE FOR THE PIRATES, OVERLOOKED PATENTS, MILER DELANY
The Wonderful World Of Sport
Coming Events
Tip From The Top
Boxing
COSTLY VICTORY
Patterson, the Panther, beat Jackson, the Hurricane, by a wide margin but his broken hand could mean costly victory
X-Ray
Track & Field
ROAD TO MELBOURNE
Talent-packed NCAA, Interservice championships are first of four California stops for U.S. athletes on the road to Melbourne
Horse Racing
STAMINA TEST
As Britain loses one to France, Needles and Fabius move on to Belmont Park for the season's decisive stamina test
Acknowledgments
The Outdoor Week
THE OUTDOOR WEEK
Rugged individualism and 15,700 lost pheasants provoke a bitter battle in New York, and in Washington, D.C. fish are about to be divorced from wildlife
Fish Prints
Boating
OCEAN RACING
Carleton Mitchell's fat yawl 'Finisterre' is the most exciting boat in the Bermuda Race, and has started a revolution in ocean racing
Yesterday
GEHRIG'S LAST DAY
It was 17 years ago this week that Lou Gehrig learned of the fatal illness that ended his career. This is the story of the day he quit baseball, by the man who replaced him
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back
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