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August 23, 1954

A Roundup Of The Week's News

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Sherwood Johnston, Rye, N.Y., Mt. Washington Hill Climb, in 10:44.8 (new record), in a Jaguar Special, Mt. Washington, N.H.

Luigi Musso, Italy, Int'l. Grand Prix, with 98.17 mph avg. speed, in a Maserati, Pescara, Italy.

Indianapolis Indians, Stars, 3-2, Indianapolis.


Walter Cartier and TED OLLA, 10-round draw, middleweights, New York.
Luther Rawlings and CHARLIE SALAS, 10-round draw, middleweights, Miami Beach.
Jack La Bua, 8-round decision over Clem Florio, middleweights, New York.
Manny Renteria, 10-round decision over Freddie "Babe" Herman, welterweights, Los Angeles.
Danny Jo Perez, 2-round TKO over Dickie Wong, lightweights. New York.
Yoshio Shirai, 10-round decision over Alberto Barenghi, flyweights (nontitle), Buenos Aires.


(Natl. championships, Washington, D.C.)
Eric R. Murray, Hamilton. Ont. and DOUGLAS DRURY, Toronto, men's pairs.
Mrs. Sally Neely, Warwick, Va. and MRS. MARGARET ALCORN, Hampton, Va., women's pairs.
John W. Hubbel, Kansas City, and DAVID C. CARTER, St. Louis, life master pairs.
Mrs. Margaret Wagar, Atlanta, MRS. HELEN SOBEL, New York, SIDNEY SILODOR and CHARLES H. GOREN, Philadelphia, mixed team of four.

Larry Evans, New York, U.S. score, New Orleans.


Detroit Lions, over College All-Stars, 31-6, Chicago
San Francisco 49ers, over New York Giants, 43-35 San Francisco.
Baltimore Colts, over Philadelphia Eagles, 10-0, Hershey, Pa.
Chicago Bears, over Pittsburgh Steelers, 21-14, Pittsburgh.
Chicago Cardinals, over Green Bay Packers, 17-10, Minneapolis.

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