October 01, 1962
BIG WIND OFF NEWPORT
August 20, 1962
AUTO RACING—NATHAN OSTICH, 52, became one of the only men who has ever walked away after a 331-mph automobile skid. The Los Angeles doctor calmly popped the parachute brake on his jet-powered racer when it threw a...
April 24, 1961 | Mort Lund
Three weeks ago on these pages, Olympic Yachting Champion George O'Day introduced the art of planing, in which light, flat-bottomed boats like the 5-0-5 (below) can be made to rise onto the surface of the water and...
April 17, 1961
As the 1961 baseball season gets under way, Walter Bingham looks at the two new teams, Washington and Los Angeles, in their first week of American League competition.
April 03, 1961 | Mort Lund
The powerful hull at right, surging ahead like a surfboard, is one of an exciting new type of sailing craft called planing boats. Capable of moving at triple the speed of conventional boats, they have advanced the...