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December 08, 1975 | Volume 43, Issue 23

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Bubba Bean Cover - Sports Illustrated December 08, 1975

December 08, 1975
PRO BASKETBALL—NBA: Detroit topped the 100-point mark for the 14th time in 15 games in beating New York 115-110. Points came harder elsewhere, as Milwaukee and Chicago met twice and split, the...

December 08, 1975
22, 23—James Drake24, 25—Rich Clarkson, James Drake26, 27—Walter Iooss Jr.64—Lane Stewart67—Eric Schweikardt71—George Long79, 80—Manny Millan82—C. Wood86, 87—Anthony Edgeworth92—UPI98—AP

December 08, 1975
Jennifer Amyx and her brother DAVID, of Woodsboro, Md., were the two youngest finishers in the Johnstown (Pa.) YMCA Marathon. It was the first marathon for both, with Jennifer placing 66th in...

December 08, 1975 | Edited by Gay Flood
Sir:Your article (Nov. 24) certainly rang true. Our college teams are so packed with running backs there is hardly room for anybody else. But there is one back you left out. He is Robin Earl, a...

December 08, 1975 | Jeannette Bruce
The timing was a bit off this year when New York's Rockefeller Center ushered in its 38th skating season. With temperatures in the 70s, the ice was more suited to water-skiing than skating. Us...

December 08, 1975 | Edited by Robert W. Creamer

December 08, 1975 | Edited by Robert W. Creamer
•Richard Gerstein, Dade County, Fla. State's Attorney, speaking to jockeys at Calder Race Course on the subject of race fixing: "An attempt to influence a rider into fixing the outcome of a horse...

December 08, 1975 | Barry McDermott

December 08, 1975 | Edwin Shrake
Texas A&M remains undefeated, with a good shot at the Cotton Bowl and, conceivably, the national title. But last week the only concern was hooking the Longhorns

December 08, 1975 | Mark Mulvoy

December 08, 1975 | John Underwood

December 08, 1975
The masked rider at right isn't really going to stick up the lift line. She's muffled in a new neck-and-nose warmer that typifies a trend to sensibility and comfort in skiing. As the array of gear...

December 08, 1975
Been down too long, says George Foreman, as he looks back at past mistakes, gives his version of the fiasco in Zaïre and warns Muhammad Ali that he wants his championship back.

December 08, 1975 | Jule Campbell
The new ski season features warmth and things that work. In addition to the gear shown on the preceding pages, manufacturers are introducing such items as the yellow slicker suit at left; this...

December 08, 1975 | Mason Smith

December 08, 1975 | William Leggett
A television football season that does not take us regularly to Florida is as hard to imagine as an Annette Funicello Film Festival without bikinis or beach balls. What would the Christmas season...

December 08, 1975 | Sam Moses
Centenary's Parish is a star who has not played an official game

December 08, 1975 | Herman Weiskopf

December 08, 1975 | Joe Jares

December 08, 1975 | Sarah Pileggi
Runners who prefer to go round and round, on the flat and over sure footing, need not apply here

December 08, 1975 | Richard W. Johnston
Australia's Kim McKenzie dispatches a few hundred predators each year off the coast of Queensland but, alas, she was just another goofy-footer at Hawaii's world championships

December 08, 1975 | Pat Jordan
Miss Willye B. White's roots are way down South and old times there are not forgotten, though years ago she took a long jump to glory

December 08, 1975 | Mark Kram
A book, a painting, a musical composition, a soufflé can often produce curious reactions in the mind of the creator. Tolstoy was plunged into melancholy when Anna Karenina was near completion....

December 08, 1975 | J. A. Maxtone Graham
Martha was her name, and she lived to the age of 29, which is quite old for a pigeon. Martha had good reason for hanging on to life so long; she was the last of her kind.