September 16, 1962

Point of Fact
The Giants
Golf's Series
1963 Autos
Preview: The America's Cup
THE MEN WHO SAIL THE BOATS
Mathematical formulas can build a boat, but no slide rule can calculate the tolerances of an aching back and no vector can show the effects of skilled seamanship or stubborn determination. On these pages are the 22 men of 'Weatherly' and 'Gretel' whose human strengths and weaknesses may determine which of two fine boats wins the America's Cup
Tennis
Rod rockets into orbit
Everything at the national singles championships was better this year, so it was no surprise when Rod Laver (below) became the second man in history to grab a Grand Slam
Horse Racing
Cards
Fancy faces for a familiar deck
It used to be that it was only the number of spots on the pasteboards that mattered, but the ladies have now become the principal buyers and users of playing cards, and some strange and exotic things have happened
The Monster Fish
THE MONSTER FISH OF AMERICAN RIVERS
Once the plentiful source of the world's finest caviar, our native sturgeon today is being rediscovered by sport fishermen in all its incredible size, odd habits of feeding and remarkable fighting heart
For The Record
Acknowledgments
Baseball's Week
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Departments