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FOCUS ON THE DEED
November 19, 1956
Clowning dodger Gil Hodges, out of his usual quiet character, draws loud yaks and wide grins from Japanese schoolboys with his caricature of an outfielder climbing the wall at Osaka.
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November 19, 1956

Focus On The Deed

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Clowning dodger Gil Hodges, out of his usual quiet character, draws loud yaks and wide grins from Japanese schoolboys with his caricature of an outfielder climbing the wall at Osaka.

Hurrying pacer Adios Harry (left) gets home first in $75,000 Eastern Championship Pace at Yonkers to earn $37,500 and set a new single-season, money-winning record of $118,162.

Smooth puncher Sugar Ray Robinson casts a baleful eye at fallen Bob Provizzi in 10th round of tune up at New Haven.

Proud winner Evening Peal (right) prances off to scales for weigh-in after winning effort in Melbourne Cup (see page 28).

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