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19TH HOLE: The readers take over
December 21, 1959
THE MAILMAN'S CHRISTMAS LOAD WAS COLORFUL. IF YOU CAN'T GUESS WHO SENT THESE, TURN TO PAGE 124
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December 21, 1959

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

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THE MAILMAN'S CHRISTMAS LOAD WAS COLORFUL. IF YOU CAN'T GUESS WHO SENT THESE, TURN TO PAGE 124

1 When you see this young man pass you know you are not at a bridge game.

2 His card tells you that he is rackets boss on land, sea and in the air the world over.

3 Through this portal have passed six Kentucky Derby winners and troops of colonels.

4 This ex-paratrooper has jumped for joy with an unbeaten football team.

5 Plain as an old shoe, he has won two-thirds of the Triple Crown.

6 Don't send this young Texan a Christmas card in return, send him instead a quarterback or linebacker or two to go with his new franchise.

7 He can honestly say: "I used to be an old sports writer myself."

8 He dispatches his rockets from icy launching pads in two countries.

9 One of the hazards of his sport makes his card very poignant.

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