July 14, 2003 | Richard Hoffer
Among the stories in SPORTS ILLUSTRATED'S debut issue, which finally came out the week of Aug. 9, was a vacation guide to trout fishing that President Eisenhower reportedly enjoyed. Also a color foldout of baseball...
November 15, 1989 | Ron Fimrite
MILE OF THE CENTURYVANCOUVER, B.C.
June 22, 1964 | Sidney L. James
Quite by coincidence, history's first duel of sub-four-minute milers and the first issue of SPORTS ILLUSTRATED arrived stride-by-stride 10 years ago this summer and, through no coincidence at all, the magazine and...
August 17, 1959 | Arthur Murphy
This issue of SPORTS ILLUSTRATED marks our fifth anniversary. Since Volume 1, Number 1 in 1954, far more has happened in the world of sport than during any preceding five-year span since man first ran a race or...
January 27, 1958 | Harry Phillips
Sport and sportsmanship, encompassing whole worlds of activity and attitude, are both hard to define.