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April 06, 1959 | Volume 10, Issue 14

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Robert Tyre Jones Cover - Sports Illustrated April 06, 1959

April 06, 1959
BADMINTON—JUDY DEVLIN, Baltimore, over Sue Devlin, 11-1, 12-10; TAN JOE HOCK, Indonesia, over Charoen Wadnanasin, 15-4, 15-10; Canadian championships, Quebec.

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6—U.P.I.9—John Geraci, Bob Kerns-Cedar Rapids Gazette12—Forrest Stroup-Arizona Republic, The New York Times, John G. Hemmer, U.P.I., Duke D'Ambra, Garry Winogrand16, 17—Garry...

April 06, 1959
Dallas Long, an 18-year-old USC freshman who may yet be first to put shot 65 feet, took on Parry O'Brien at his own game at Santa Barbara, Calif., got off 63-foot 2-inch heave to equal O'Brien's...

April 06, 1959
All times are E.S.T.

April 06, 1959 | Coles Phinizy
With manpower unlimited, the swimmers from Ann Arbor defended their national title with a record-breaking score

April 06, 1959 | Jeremiah Tax
Elgin Baylor has electrified the Northwest by leading the Lakers to victory over basketball's world champions

April 06, 1959
When Severe Winter with all its hardships was past"—writes a citizen of the Mongolian People's Republic about the days of Genghis and Kublai Khan—"when a green carpet covered the steppe, when work...

April 06, 1959
It was a jim-dandy week for James D. Norris. In Florida his Derby horse, Easy Spur, won an easy eight-length victory over Troilus. Jim missed the finish because he was in Montreal, full of...

April 06, 1959
Professional golf's arduous circuit was interrupted last week for a sort of pause for refreshment known as the Seminole Pro-Amateur. The scene, as it has been since 1937, was Palm Beach's...

April 06, 1959
SPORTS ILLUSTRATED's fourth annual Baseball Issue arrives the day the season opens, and inside are a lot of things you will want to know: a preview of what to expect in '59, scouting reports on 16...

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April 06, 1959
Brian London, 24-year-old British heavyweight, explaining why he plans to accept the $75,000 offered him for a spring match with Floyd Patterson: "That's more than I have earned in four years of...

April 06, 1959
U.S. managing editors state some frank opinions on the quality of sports reporting

April 06, 1959 | Robert T. Jones Jr.

April 06, 1959 | Roy Terrell
Up from the minor leagues to win jobs in the big time come a handful of promising youngsters who may be fun to watch in '59

April 06, 1959 | Kenneth Rudeen
It will open this weekend, featuring new medium-priced models among more than 300 cars from eight countries

April 06, 1959 | Whitney Tower
The form is love of horses from birth—and pass it along to the kids

April 06, 1959 | Harry Phillips
Everyone is glad that this picture of San Francisco Giant Manager Bill Rigney is now out of date. Here he was in Kaiser Hospital at Walnut Creek, Calif., 10 days after the auto accident which...

April 06, 1959 | Charles Goren
Bidding is a question of deciding the price you are willing to pay—here are eight tests of your skill in appraising the risks

April 06, 1959 | Carleton Mitchell
The famed skipper of America's Cup contender 'Vim' switched to ocean racing and sailed off with the Southern Circuit championship

April 06, 1959 | Carleton Mitchell
LIPTON TROPHY (28 miles triangular, scored as 5% of SORC total points) Tioga, Southern Star II, Meteor III (Rhubarb 6th, Callooh 14th)

April 06, 1959 | Tommy Armour

April 06, 1959 | Tommy Armour
In his third lesson Tommy Armour tells how Bill, after what he had learned, fell prey to overconfidence but regained a feeling of humility in time to face up to the testing challenge of a famous...

April 06, 1959 | Sparse Grey Hackle

April 06, 1959 | Sparse Grey Hackle
EYES Right eye telescopic for fish; left eye microscopic for insects. Both always open

April 06, 1959
WARNING FROM BERMUDASirs:Recently we have been receiving frequent, disturbing reports about the indiscriminate use of scuba self-contained underwater breathing apparatus by untrained persons,...

April 06, 1959
BASEBALL—The major league clubs continued to experiment with their muscles in Florida and Arizona, and Grapefruit League standings, no real criterion for what will happen once the season opens,...

April 06, 1959
'It's a woman's world, too'

April 06, 1959 | Jimmy Jemail
LUIS, MUÑOZ MARINGovernor of Puerto RicoAs I understand the word, gamesmanship is the art of upsetting your opponent psychologically, destroying his game and winning your wager. There is much to...

April 06, 1959 | Robert Froman
Yesterday...a Mexican boy made a shambles of the game