Baker's Dream
A BAKER'S DREAM NEEDS DOUGH
Sparked by a sports fanatic and sponsored by a Los Angeles baker, the Helms Hall achieved world renown, but it soon may be only history too, for it can find no new backers and eviction day is coming
Mighty Met
...AND A MIGHTY MET IS HE!
Bud Harrelson does not exactly have blacksmith's arms, and he wears down to a twig in the dog days of summer. But he is holding New York together—almost—as it battles for its very life
Belly Up
Allen's Predicament
YOU WIN! YOU'RE FIRED!
This is the predicament of homiletic George Allen of the L.A. Rams. He's got the second-best record of any NFL coach, but even a Super Bowl victory might not save his job
People
Baseball
Tennis
The dregs in the dullest cup
Once a premier event, the Davis Cup is now in a lower class by itself. The Challenge Round was last week, only, as usual, it was no challenge
Golf
Dow Jones came up with Nichols and dimes
Money talks, or so the Dow Jones corporation hoped. Looking for a way to make itself better known, the company sponsored the world's richest golf tournament—and dropped half a million dollars in the process
Swimming
Big Daddy
THE BIG DADDY OF SPORT
H. L. Hunt, a likely winner in the race for world's richest man, was never much for fun and games, but two of his boys, Lamar (below) and Bunker, back their leisure-time interests with gushers of money
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Departments
MIAMI GETS A MIRACLE WORKER
The Dolphins, who were flatter than flounders for four years, have in Don Shula a coach who knows how to talk to them. The result: four straight exhibition victories, including last week's win over Baltimore