28, golf's most consistent runner-up, pulled himself together to win PGA
championship, his first victory in 31 months. Third-highest money winner last
year, Finsterwald added $5,500 to kitty.
34, despite pulled tendon in her playing arm and a second-set reversal by Karol
Fageros, managed to win the national clay court singles title in suburban
Chicago for an unprecedented third time.
27, three-meter springboard diving champion at 1956 Olympics, was named
swimming coach at Princeton, left job as freshman swimming coach at Ivy League
26-year-old citizen of Luxembourg, initiated spectacular comeback four days out
from finish, won world's greatest bicycle endurance test, 24-day, 2,600-mile
Tour de France (see page 16).
30, became first woman to finish enervating Atlantic City marathon swim for
third year in row and, while loser to Tom Park, collected $2,300 for long haul
through 59� ocean bay waters.
look-alike to Vim's John Matthews, was put aboard Britain's cup challenger
Sceptre in place of Skipper Jim Slorance, as Royal Yacht Squadron prepared to
ship Sceptre across seas to U.S.
Wads-Worth, head of Kansas City betterment association, was made chairman of
President's Advisory Committee on Fitness of American Youth, said work
"must be done and done well."