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GAMBLING: Hot Dice

The chances of making 28 straight passes with the dice in a crap game are "about ten million to one." But last week a young man walked into Las Vegas' plush...

Cinema: Horse Feathers

(See front cover) If the trustees of Princeton or any other U. S. university which lacks a president had met last month to choose one, they would surely not...

SOCIAL NOTES: Frankie and His Friends

Ticket holders who had paid $20 to $500 to attend an Inaugural concert were disappointed when the emcee, Francis Albert Sinatra, failed to appear. But later...

Milestones, May 14, 1973

Married. Charlotte Ford, 32, elder daughter of Automobile Mogul Henry Ford II; and J Anthony Forstmann, 35, head of a New York investment firm; both for the...

Sport: Richest Race

In the crowd were George Giannini, Clark Gable, Mrs. E. L. Doheny, Gene Tunney, Adolph Bernard Spreckels, Joe Di Maggio, Rupert Hughes. Comedian Joe E. Brown...

Milestones: Sep. 26, 1927

Engaged. Miss Dorothy Michelson, daughter of Professor Albert Abraham Michelson, famed Chicago scientist to Sheldon Dick, son of Albert Blake Dick, president...

Man-Made Marvels

TOP FIVE INVENTORS 1,093 PATENTS Thomas Alva Edison Light bulb, phonograph, motion picture, mimeograph, pneumatic stencil pen 925 PATENTS Melvin De Groote Method...

People, Apr. 23, 1973

Flying in from her home in Hawaii, Clare Boothe Luce caught a Philadelphia performance of the Broadway-bound revival of her 1936 hit The Women. Later in...

Sport: New Champion

Since Hartford's battered Bat Battalino abdicated his title in 1932, there has been no undisputed world's featherweight (126 Ib.) champion. Last week Promoter...

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