Sport: At Atlantic City

Oxford and Cambridge having suffered defeat in Massachusetts at the hands of Harvard and Yale (TIME, July 20), took a new lease on life, journeyed to New Jersey, defeated Princeton and Cornell 9⅓ to 2⅔ on track and field. Douglas G. A. Lowe and Lord David Burghley, both of Cambridge, led the scoring with two victories. If the scoring had been by the U. S. system (counting first, second and third places 5-3-1) instead of by the English system (counting firsts only) it would have added up to 66½-44½


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