Sport: Bwana Brummel

Ever since British settlers and visiting aristocrats began potting away at elephants in the pristine wilds of East Africa at the turn of the century, the world's biggest unwalled zoo has been an almost exclusive preserve for the rich, the idle and the professional romantics, ranging from the sturdier of the Riviera set to Ernest Hemingway. But the airplane has made Africa accessible as never before, and since World War II a veritable army of hunters has swarmed into Africa's safari lands.

Nine out of ten of the newcomers are Americans—Madison Avenue admen, Texas oil tycoons, Air Force, Army and Navy brass,...

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