Eagle Sports Annual 7

Eagle Sports Annual 7 lists Stirling Moss as the Eagle Sportsman of the Year and tells his whole story in one of the articles. Jimmy Hill's story is also told, long before he found fame as a T.V. presenter and commentator.

Original Price : Unknown

Published by : Hulton Press Ltd in 1958

Edited by : Patsy Hendren / W. Barrington Dably / Jimmy Hill / Bagenal Harvey / Kenneth Wheeler

Dimensions : 19cm x 25.5cm with 128 pages.

Selected highlights:
  • Get to grips with golf clubs
  • Learn about the B.S.A. Dandy motorcyle which costs only 17s 6d to license (87½p)
  • June Paul adds a lady's viewpoint to an otherwise male dominated annual
  • Manchester United are reviewed after the Munich air disaster
Page 4 Introduction by Marcus Morris
5 EAGLE 'Favourite Sportsman' of the Year: Stirling Moss
6 The Stirling Moss Story by Peter Roberts
13 Magic Moments by Kenneth Wheeler
22 My Ideal Team by Danny Blanchflower
28 My Top Ten Fights of the Year by W. Barrington Dalby
36 Testing Time Ahead by Godfrey Evans
40 My Story by Jimmy Hill
44 You Can Run a 'Four-Minute Mile' by Stan Tomlin
51 The Wonderful Story of Manchester United by Graham Payne
56 The Greatest Motor Race by Peter Roberts
64 My Sports Thrill of the Year by June Paul
68 Top Tennis in Close-up by Emlyn Jones
74 Can You Answer this Challenge? by Johnny Leach
78 Streamline Your Swimming by George Fryer
82 Diving to Fame with Brian Phelps by Bill Edwards
86 The Gentle Art of Judo by June Paul
89 Glasgow Belongs to Them by John Morris
94 Rugby: League v Union by Austin Edwards and Willie Cunningham
108 Golf For Beginners by Tom Scott
115 How Weight Training Helps Our Top Sportsmen by Bill Edwards
118 Picture Quiz  
120 Your First Motor-Bike by R. M. Samuel
125 The Shape of Sports to Come by Roy Bullet
Cartoons are by Brian White