December 15, 1986 | Frank Deford
June 23, 1986 | Arthur Marx
On a hot Labor Day afternoon in 1940, I played Carl Earn in the men's singles finals of the Santa Monica City Championships while Groucho Marx, my father, looked on from the grandstand. Groucho had come not only to...
May 09, 1966 | Frank Deford
Red Auerbach is a complex man, inspiring a wide range of responses from people. He can be completely tactless, querulous, belligerent without apparent provocation. A moment later he will be the most gracious of...
August 26, 1963 | Jack Olsen
prestige—withering away for four years—was restored to hopeful bloom last
weekend on the steamy courts of the Los Angeles Tennis Club. There, before
appreciative and pleasantly chauvinistic crowds,...
May 07, 1962 | Roger Williams