Sport: Viva Ohio

On cold football dope, the big game figured to be a struggle between California's sturdy line and Ohio State's speedy backfield. But as Rose Bowl time drew near at Pasadena, it seemed as if such matters as drinking water, the weather and human nature might weigh as heavily in the outcome as downright football ability.

California, thanks to the adroit needling of Coach Lynn ("Pappy") Waldorf, had worked up enough steam to press all the pants in Southern California. The Golden Bears were bent on proving that the Far West was working its way back to the top of the U.S. football...

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