Sports Illustrated Magazine, May 28, 1956: Bob Sweikert Indy (Indianapolis) 500 Cover Photo

By: Wright, Alfred; Creamer, Robert; Robinson, William A.; Lewis, Gordon; Long, Dr. William J.

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Book Condition: Good


72 pages. Features: Nice one-page photo ad for the Dodge Custom Royal V-8 Lancer Convertible; Photo ad of De Soto Indy pace car with De Soto President L.I. Woolson at the wheel; Super one-page color-photo ad for Palm Beach sportswear features golfers Cary Middlecoff and Gene Littler at the Thunderbird Country Club in Palm Springs; Nice one-page color ad for Wilson Patty Berg golf clubs; Article on the St. Louis Cardinals; Article on the Indianapolis 500 - with great color photos; Race horse Nashua; Great two-page photo of boxer Ray Robinson standing over Bobo Olson; Photo of Georgia Tech football practice - wearing 'space-suits; The Ultimate Storm (part 2) - with lovely photos of William A. Robinson beside his self-made Tahitian home, his daughters and wife; Photos of these Indy drivers in their cars - Giuseppe Farina, Paul Russo, Pat Flaherty and Jim Bryan; Georgia Tech's new Aeck dome under construction - article with photo; Tuna fishing at Cat Cay in the Bahamas - article with color photos; Photo of beautiful trampolinist Paulette Nelson; Photos of dog owners J. Horace Lytle, Frank Straw and Jack Greene; Nostalgic color-photo ad for Coopers boxer shorts inside back cover features five young men. Nice one-page color-photo ad for Jantzen shorts features young man with walking stick; Jimmy Jones of Calumet Farm; Nice one-page color-photo ad for Evinrude 'quiet' outboard motors shows water skiers putting their boat in the water. Average wear. Address label mostly removed from front cover. Unmarked. A worthy vintage copy.

Title: Sports Illustrated Magazine, May 28, 1956: Bob Sweikert Indy (Indianapolis) 500 Cover Photo

Author Name: Wright, Alfred; Creamer, Robert; Robinson, William A.; Lewis, Gordon; Long, Dr. William J.

Categories: Sport, Magazine Back Issues,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: USA, Time Inc.: 1956

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 301G3673

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