Incidentally, we hope the nation's sports editors have read what he had to say about bridge belonging on the sport page. With 50 million players, bridge is surely the nation's leading participator sport.
New York City
FIELD HOCKEY: ONE FOR THE GIRLS
It was wonderful to see such a fine spread on girls' field hockey (SI, Oct. 7). It was perfect in every way, showing one of the best school girl teams from the area where hockey took its foothold in the United States. We were very pleased to see recognition given to a sport enjoyed by thousands of girls all over this country every fall.
United States Field
X-RAY: FINAL BOW
I would like to congratulate SPORTS ILLUSTRATED and its staff in putting out the superb and up-to-date BASEBALL X-RAY throughout the season. It was indeed a pleasure to read the leading batters, pitchers and teams of the week and also the season.
Long Beach, N.Y.