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February 08, 1982 | Volume 56, Issue 5

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February 08, 1982 | Art Hill
To 10-year-old Stanley Cohen in 1944, it was the names of the players that constituted baseball's initial appeal. "In my neighborhood," he writes, "everyone had names like Goldstein. Feldman,...

February 08, 1982
4—Bill Eppridge (right), John G. Zimmerman (2)22-24—Tony Triolo25—Manny Millan26—Manny Millan (top), Tony Triolo27—Manny Millan30—University of South Carolina 1980-81 Media Guide31—JoAnne...

February 08, 1982 | Compiled by N. Brooks Clark
PRO BASKETBALL—With seven seconds left and Central Division-leading Milwaukee tied with Pacific Division-leading Los Angeles 94-94, Sidney Moncrief of the Bucks saw his chance and took it. He...

February 08, 1982
DOM VACCARACINE, WIS.Vacca, a 72-year-old retired electrician, rolled his first ABC-sanctioned 300 game in 51 years of bowling, at Surfside lanes in Kenosha, Wis. The perfecto was part of a 697...

February 08, 1982 | Edited by Gay Flood
NINER COVERSSir:Of the six issues of SI that preceded Super Bowl XVI, four pictured eventual Super Bowl contestants on the cover, and three of them featured San Francisco 49ers: Earl Cooper (Dec....

February 08, 1982 | Edited by Robert W. Creamer

February 08, 1982 | Edited by Robert W. Creamer
•Reggie Jackson, of California Angel owner Gene Autry, who signed free agent Jackson to a four-year, $700,000-a-year contract: "I think he likes me."

February 08, 1982 | Pat Putnam

February 08, 1982 | Curry Kirkpatrick
In winning on the road against tough Kansas State, Missouri not only put up but also shut up its main skeptics—its fans

February 08, 1982 | Jill Lieber

February 08, 1982 | Dan Jenkins

February 08, 1982 | Philip G. Howlett
One night last September, Associate Editor Jule Campbell went to sleep wearing sneakers. "So I could run," she says. For her life. She was in Kenya scouting photographic locations for this, our...

February 08, 1982 | E.M. Swift

February 08, 1982 | Robert Sullivan
After a visit to Lowell, Mass. in 1842, Charles Dickens spoke of his "inadequate expression of the gratification it yielded me." In 1901 the painter and native Lowellian James McNeill Whistler...

February 08, 1982 | Jule Campbell
A golden sunrise illuminates the eastern shore of Africa, the light glancing off the tidal lagoons, white beaches and towering dunes that line Kenya's 250-mile-long coast. Murmuring casuarina...

February 08, 1982 | Franz Lidz
Baltimore has the country's No. 1 schoolboy team. Maybe No. 2, too

February 08, 1982 | Herm Weiskopf

February 08, 1982 | Herm Weiskopf
DALE ELLIS: Tennessee's 6'7", 205-pound junior forward sank 13 of 15 field goals and had 28 points as the Vols won 66-64 at Georgia. He then scored 38 in a 77-72 overtime victory over Alabama.

February 08, 1982 | Frank Deford
A film about women athletes succumbs to a dreaded Hollywood disorder

February 08, 1982 | Bruce Newman
In picking the NBA's All-Bench Team, the author says these subs are super

February 08, 1982 | Bob Ottum
An obscure form of the sport has come out of the closet in the U.S.

February 08, 1982 | Craig Neff
Erstwhile DJs Billy Olson and Skeets Nehemiah got three hit records

February 08, 1982 | Robert F. Jones