Booktalk
Yesterday
The Derby
A COMMAND PERFORMANCE
From a treetop tiger shoot in India, Robert Lehmann flew 8,000 miles to watch with his wife as his long shot Dust Commander took the rail soon after the start, stayed there nearly all the way and won the Kentucky Derby. Before he climbed down to begin the trip, he got his trophy tiger.
CAGED, TAMED AND ON A TEAR
It is a different Chicago Cub that is off and running this year. He is quieter, more thoughtful and inclined to rest more often. He even is deferential, unless he loses and he is Leo—and then he is a lion
West Is West
Peace
The World's First Peace Pentathlon
In a five-event—swimming, parachuting, skin diving, running and trail biking—six-hour statement on the absurdity of competition, David Smith, also known as Super Hippie, vies with himself in an environment that is made up of Earth, Air, Fire Coral and Water
People
Baseball
Track
Rowing
Quakers pull a swift one on the Charles
Ted Nash is the tough new crew coach at Pennsylvania. On Sunday his varsity eight (right) proved to be equally gritty as the Quakers outsprinted the men of Harvard (center) in the upset of the season
Soccer
Merchant
THE MERCHANT OF MENACE
Sam Cummings deals in firepower. He is a good man to know if you are a gun fancier or a hunter who wants to buy a weapon like the German Luger he is aiming across these pages or one of the tens of thousands of sporting rifles he sells in America each year. But—with several warehouses full of rifles, mortars and machine guns—he is also a good man to know if you want to start a war
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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